Saturday, June 23, 2007
23 june 2007 - Vilvoorde, Belgium
The railway station of Vilvoorde, the town where I was born.
1894 (+) Sexuologist Alfred Charles Kinsey is born in Hoboken, New Jersey, USA.
1897 (+) Organiser of the Bayreuth Festspiele Winifred Wagner originally Winifred Williams, is born in Hastings, United Kingdom.
1912 (+) Mathematician and cryptographer Alan Turing aka The Father of Computer Science, is born in Paddington, London, United Kingdom.
1927 (+) Filmmaker Bob Fosse is born in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
1936 (+) Art curator Jan Hoet is born in Leuven, Belgium.
1960 (-) Rapist and murderer Willar Phillips is executed by Old Sparky at the age of 44 in Sing Sing Prison, New York, New York, USA.
1961 (-) Frank Beck is assaulted by Jürgen Bartsch aka Der Kirmesmörder, in Langenberg, NordRhein-Westfalen, Germany.
1967 (+) Victim of Jeffrey Dahmer aka The Milwaukee Cannibal, Oliver Lacy is born in Wisconsin, USA.
1968 (x) 71 Die in stampede at the stadium-entrance for the soccer-game Boca Juniors-Estudiantes in Argentina.
1968 (x) 17-year-old Serial Killer Gustaaf Van Eyken aka De Vampier van Muizen, escapes from St. Jozef reformatory and rapes an unidentified woman in Mortsel, Antwerp, Belgium.
1980 (-) Crown-prince Sanjay Ghandi is killed in a plane crash at the age of 34 in India.
1981 (-) Actress Zarah Leander originally Zarah Stina Hedberg, dies of a cerebral hemorrhage at the age of 74 in Stockholm, Sweden.
1985 (x) 329 Die in Air India Jumbo crash in Cork, Ireland.