Thursday, July 26, 2007
26 july 2006 - Berlin, Germany
A display of hands in the Medizinmuseum in Berlin.
1471 (-) 211th Pope Paul II originally Pietro Barbo, dies at the age of 54 in Rome, Italy.
1856 (+) Writer George Bernard Shaw is born in Dublin, Ireland.
1875 (+) Psychologist Carl Gustav Jung is born in Kesswil, Thurgau, Germany.
1894 (+) Writer Aldous Huxley is born in Godalming, Surrey, United Kingdom.
1896 (+) Actor Charles Butterworth is born in South Bend, Indiana, USA.
1928 (+) Filmmaker Stanley Kubrick is born in the Bronx, New York, USA.
1943 (+) Rolling Stone Mick Jagger is born in Dartford, United Kingdom.
1952 (-) Activist Eva Peron aka Evita, dies of cancer at the age of 33 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
1952 (-) Joseph Brock is shot dead by Gerhard Puff at the age of 44 in New York, New York, USA.
1959 (-) Manuela Knodt is strangled and butchered by Joachim Kroll aka The Ruhr Hunter, at the age of 16 in Bredeney, NordRhein-Westfalen, Germany.
1960 (-) Murderer Georges Rapin aka Monsieur Bill, is executed by the Guillotine at the age of 23 in Paris, Prison de la Sante, France.
1965 (-) Eleonora G. is attacked by Zdzislaw Marchwicki aka The Wampir, at the age of 38 in Lagisza, Poland.
1971 (-) Photographer Diane Arbus commits suicide by slashing her wrists at the age of 48 in New York, Greenwich Village, New York, USA.
1972 (-) Lynn Derrick is presumably strangled by Zodiac in San Francisco, California, USA.
1974 (-) Alice Curtis is robbed and choked to death by Paul Knowles aka Killing Time, at the age of 65 in Jacksonville, Florida, USA.
1984 (-) Serial Killer Ed Gein aka Psycho, America’s Most Bizarre Murderer, dies of respiratory insufficiency at the age of 77 in Madison, Mendota Mental Health Institute, Wisconsin, USA.
2000 (-) Double Murderer Orien Joiner is executed by lethal injection in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.
2000 (-) Murderer Juan Soria is executed by lethal injection in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.