Wednesday, May 30, 2007
30 may 2007 - Antwerpen, Belgium
Fundamental redecoration works in our house.
1640 (-) Artist Peter Paul Rubens dies of gout at the age of 63 in Antwerpen, Belgium.
1778 (-) Writer François Voltaire originally François-Marie Arouet, dies at the age of 83 in Paris, France.
1845 (+) Duke of Aosta and King of Spain Amadeus I is born in Turin, Italy.
1881 (-) Cornelia De Hees-Van Der Linden is poisoned by Maria Swanenburg in Leiden, the Netherlands.
They were sisters in law.
1887 (+) Artist Alexander Archipenko is born in Kiev, Russia.
1909 (+) Musician Benny Goodman is born in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
1912 (-) Airplane pioneer Wilbur Wright dies at the age of 45 in Dayton, Ohio, USA.
1927 (-) Jenny Randolph is raped and strangled by Earle Leonard Nelson aka The Gorilla Murderer, at the age of 35 in Buffalo, New York, USA.
1929 (+) German Priest Oskar Brüsewitz is born in Willkischken, Lithuania.
1947 (+) Artist Orlan is born in Saint Etienne, France.
1960 (+) Victim of Randy Woodfield aka The I-5 Killer, Beth Wilmot is born in Portland, Oregon, USA.
1960 (-) Writer Boris Pasternak dies at the age of 70 in Moscow, Peredelkino, Russia.
1961 (-) Dictator Rafael Trujillo is assassinated in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic.
1961 (x) 61 Die in KLM DC-8 crash in Portugal.
1969 (x) Serial Killer Jerry Brudos aka The Lust Killer, is arrested in Portland, Oregon, USA.
1972 (x) 28 die in the Massacre on the Airfield of Lod.
1981 (-) President Zia Ur-Rahman is killed during a rebellion in Bangladesh.
1985 (-) Arms-Factory director José Martinez-Parens is shot dead by the ETA at the age of 32 in Spain.
1985 (-) Carol Kyle is attacked and raped by Richard Ramirez aka The Nightstalker, in Los Angeles, Burbank, California, USA.
1994 (-) Inventor of the ‘bic’, Marcel Bich dies at the age of 79 in France.
1999 (x) 36-year-old Mass Murderer Zhao Lianrong stabs eight women to death in Bejing, China.
2002 (-) Murderer Stanley Baker is executed by lethal injection in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.