Saturday, October 20, 2007
20 october 2007 - In Dreams
No real picture for today. Busy being in a discussion about which I'll write something on my other blog one of these days.
1187 (-) 172nd Pope Urbanus III originally Uberto Crivelli, dies of grief in Ferrara, Italy.
1854 (+) Writer Arthur Rimbaud is born in Charleville, France.
1874 (+) Composer Charles Ives is born in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.
1880 (+) Nazi-doctor and aeronautic experimentor Hans August Rascher is born in Fürstenfeldbruch, Germany.
1882 (+) Actor Bela Lugosi originally Bela Ferenc Dezso Blasko, is born in Lugos, Hungary.
1891 (-) Matilda Clover is poisoned by Thomas Neill Cream aka The Strychnine Specialist, at the age of 27 in the United Kingdom.
1894 (+) Actress Olive Thomas originally Oliveretta Elaine Duffy, is born in Charleroi, Pennsylvania, USA.
1910 (+) Victim of Fritz Haarmann, Der Hannover Werwolf, Heinz Brinkmann is born in Clausthal, Germany.
1926 (-) Virginia Grant is strangled by Earle Leonard Nelson aka The Gorilla Murderer, at the age of 59 in Portland, Oregon, USA.
1944 (x) 130 Die in liquid gas-tank explosion in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
1944 (x) 130 Die in liquid gas reservoir explosion in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
1946 (+) Writer Elfriede Jelinek is born in Mürzzuschlag, Styria, Austria.
1953 (+) Musician Tom Petty is born in Gainesville, Florida, USA.
1961 (x) Over 500 Die in train derailment in Calcutta, India.
1964 (-) 31st president of the USA Herbert Clark Hoover dies at the age of 90 in New York, New York, USA.
1965 (-) President of the United Industrial Worker’s Union John Kilpatrick is shot dead by Dana H. Nash in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
1966 (+) Terrorist Leader Abu Musab Al-Zarqawi is born in Zarqa, Jordan.
1968 (x) 39-year-old Widow of John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy marries 62-year-old Billionaire Aristoteles Onassis in Skorpios, Greece.
1973 (-) Richard and Quita Hague is attacked by the Black Zebra Killers at the age of 28 in San Francisco, Pennsylvania Avenue, California, USA.
Richard survived despite terrible machete-wounds.
1981 (x) 3 Die in Fascist bomb explosion in Jewish Diamond Centre, Antwerp, Belgium.
Over 100 people are wounded.
1981 (x) Serial Killer Philippe Pacque aka The Werewolf of Amiens, is sentenced to 18 months imprisonment for assaulting a hitchhiker in France.
1981 (-) Danny Davis is abducted, tortured and murdered by Arthur Bishop at the age of 4 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
1985 (x) Twentieth bomb attack by the Terrorist Movement CCC against the organisers of an anti-nuclear rally in Brussel, Brabant, Belgium.
1994 (-) Actor Burt Lancaster dies of a heart-attack at the age of 81 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
1998 (x) 43-year-old Serial Killer Gerald Parker aka The Bedroom Basher, is convicted to death on six counts of first-degree murder in Santa Ana, California, USA.
2004 (-) Murderer Ricky Morrow is executed by lethal injection in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.
2005 (-) Murder contractor Luis Ramirez is executed by lethal injection at the age of 42 in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.
He hired Edward Bell to kill the boyfriend of his ex-wife.