Saturday, September 29, 2007
29 september 2002 - Mirwart, Belgium
The shack next to the railroad track from where the infamous Carl Cryplant floods the world with haunting sound tracks and intrusive podcasts.
1547 (+) Writer Miguel de Cervantes is born in Alcala de Henares, Spain.
1571 (+) Artist Michelangelo Caravaggio is born in Milan, Italy.
1758 (+) Admiral Horatio Nelson is born in Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk, England.
1854 (-) Annie Palmer-Brooks is poisoned by William Palmer aka The Prince of Poisoners, in the United Kingdom.
1890 (-) Olympe Buisson is killed as first victim by Joseph Vacher aka L’Eventreur du Sud-Est, at the age of 9 in France.
1895 (-) Pierre Massot-Pelet is killed by Joseph Vacher aka L’Eventreur du Sud-Est, at the age of 15 in France.
1902 (-) Writer Emile Zola dies of asphyxiation by carbon monoxide fumes at the age of 62 in Paris, France.
1912 (+) Filmmaker Michelangelo Antonioni is born in Ferrara, Emilia Romagna, Italy.
1912 (+) Serial Killer Paul Ogorzow aka Der Schnellbahn Mörder, is born in Berlin, Germany.
1913 (-) Scientist and engineer Rudolf Diesel commits suicide by drowning at the age of 55 in Antwerpen, Antwerp, Belgium.
1920 (+) Actor Peter Arne originally Peter Arne Albrecht, is born in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
1922 (-) Murderer William Ward is executed by hanging at the age of 26 in State Prison, Florence, Arizona, USA.
1929 (-) Ida Reuter is bludgeoned to death and raped by Peter Kürten aka The Düsseldorfer Monster aka The Vampire of Düsseldorf, at the age of 40 in Düsseldorf, NordRhein-Westfalen, Germany.
1931 (+) Actress Anita Ekberg is born in Malmo, Sweden.
1935 (+) Musician Jerry Lee Lewis is born in Ferriday, Louisiana, USA.
1939 (x) Poland capitulates to Nazi-Germany .
1941 (+) Serial Killer Frederick West aka The House of Horrors Murderer, is born in Much Marcle, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom.
1943 (+) Union leader and first free-elected president of Poland Lech Walesa is born in Poland.
1957 (x) 250 Die in train collision in Montgomery, Pakistan.
1961 (x) 35-year-old Comedian Lenny Bruce is arrested for possession of narcotics in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
1967 (+) Fifteenth victim of Jeffrey Dahmer aka The Milwaukee Cannibal, Jeremiah Weinberger is born in Puerto Rico.
1969 (x) 23-year-old Serial Killer Peter Sutcliffe aka The Yorkshire Ripper, is arrested for ‘going equipped for theft’, carrying a hammer in Bradford, Mannington Area, United Kingdom.
1969 (-) Michael De Gruchy is battered to death by The Geoffrey Hammond Gang at the age of 29 in Wimbledon, United Kingdom.
1970 (x) The Baader-Meinhof-Gruppe Rote Armee Fraktion, robs three banks of over 200.000 German Marks at the same time in Berlin, Germany.
1974 (-) Ann Dawson is raped and strangled by Paul Knowles aka Killing Time, in Birmingham, Alabama, USA.
1974 (-) Donna Braun is presumably strangled as forty-sixth victim by Zodiac at the age of 14 in Monterey, California, USA.
1979 (-) Ex-dictator Francisco Nguema is executed in Equatorial Guinea.
1997 (-) Artist Roy Lichtenstein dies of pneumonia at the age of 73 in New York, New York, USA.