Sunday, May 27, 2007
27 may 2007 - Antwerpen, Belgium
An anonymous letterbox in the wall of a garden in Antwerpen.
1840 (-) Composer Niccolo Paganini dies of a lung-bleeding at the age of 58 in Nice, France.
1878 (+) Choreographer Isadora Duncan aka The Mother of Modern Dance, is born in San Francisco, California, USA.
1894 (+) Writer Louis Celine is born in Courbevoie, Asnières, France.
1894 (+) Writer Samuel Dashiell Hammett is born in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, USA.
1897 (-) Beaupied is strangled by Joseph Vacher aka L’Eventreur du Sud-Est, at the age of 14 in France.
1911 (+) Actor Vincent Price is born in St. Louis, Montana, USA.
1919 (-) Bacteriologist Robert Koch dies at the age of 67 in Baden-Baden, Germany.
1922 (+) Actor Christopher Lee is born in London, United Kingdom.
1923 (+) Politician Henry Kissinger is born in Fürth, Bavaria, Germany.
1940 (-) Murderer Mateo Quinionis is executed by hanging at the age of 44 in Hawaï, USA.
1941 (x) Nazi-leader Richard Heydrich is fatally wounded in an assault by Josef Gabcik and Kan Kubis in Prague, Holesovice, Czechoslowakia.
1966 (x) 6 French army-jets crash due to a lack of fuel in Spain.
1968 (x) 99 Die in US Scorpion nuclear submarine shipwreck in the Atlantic.
1969 (-) Darwin Scott is stabbed to death and mutilated by persons unknown at the age of 64 in the USA.
He was the brother of Colonel Smith.
1978 (-) Eric Christgen is abducted and killed by Charles Ray Hatcher aka Evil Incarnate, at the age of 4 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA.
1993 (x) 5 Die in a Maffia bomb-attack on the famous Uffizi-Museum in Firenze, Italy.
1994 (-) Triple Murderer Charles Campbell is executed by hanging at the age of 39 in Walla Walla Prison, Washington, USA.
1994 (-) Cop Killer Stephen Nethery is executed by lethal injection in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.