Monday, November 5, 2007
5 november 2006 - Antwerpen, Belgium
A batch of earth from my Hole waiting to be transported to the "Extra Sic" exhibition where Michele Matyn used it for an installation.
1743 (-) Composer Andreas Praelisauer dies at the age of 44 in Italy.
1893 (+) Designer of coke-bottles and greyhound-buses, Raymond Loewy is born in Paris, France.
1900 (-) Writer Oscar Wilde dies of meningitis at the age of 46 in Paris, France.
1913 (+) Actress Vivien Leigh originally Vivien Hartley, is born in Darjeeling, West Bengal, India.
1920 (-) Cop Killer Emmet Bancroft is executed by hanging at the age of 29 in Oregon, USA.
1938 (+) Musician Joe Dassin is born in New York, New York, USA.
1939 (+) Musician Ike Turner is born in Clarksdale, Mississippi, USA.
1941 (+) Musician Art Garfunkel is born in New York, New York, USA.
1941 (+) Actress Elke Sommer is born in Berlin, Germany.
1942 (+) Musician Paul Simon is born in Newark, New Jersey, USA.
1943 (+) Writer Sam Shepard is born in Fort Sheridan, Florida, USA.
1946 (+) Artist Jacques Lizène L’Artiste de la Médiocrité, is born in Ougrée, Liège, Belgium.
1946 (+) Musician Herman Brood is born in Zwolle, the Netherlands.
1948 (+) Musician Peter Hammill is born in London, Ealing, United Kingdom.
1954 (+) Victim of Larry Eyler aka The Leather-Boy Killer, Ralph Calise is born in the USA.
1955 (-) Artist Maurice Utrillo dies at the age of 71 in Le Vesinet, Landes, France.
1959 (-) Murderer Gunther Podola is executed by hanging at the age of 30 in London, Wandsworth Prison, United Kingdom.
1964 (x) 33-year-old Serial Killer Albert DeSalvo aka The Boston Strangler, is arrested in Boston, Massachussets, USA.
1969 (-) John Haught aka Christopher Zero, is presumably killed in a game of Russian Roulette by The Manson Family at the age of 22 in Los Angeles, Venice, 28 Club House Drive, California, USA.
1977 (-) Lissa Kastin is raped and strangled by The Hillside Stranglers Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono, at the age of 21 in Los Angeles, Glendale, 703 East Colorado Street, California, USA.
1978 (-) An unidentified boy is raped and shot dead by Henry Lee Lucas aka The Hand of Death, in Round Rock, Texas, USA.
1980 (-) Teresa Sykes is attacked by Peter Sutcliffe aka The Yorkshire Ripper, at the age of 16 in Huddersfield, United Kingdom.
1982 (-) Actor and filmmaker Jacques Tati originally Jacques Tatischeff, dies at the age of 74 in Paris, France.
1984 (x) Sixth bomb attack by the Terrorist Movement CCC in Brussels, State Police Headquarters, Brabant, Belgium.
1984 (-) Jeanne Laurent is tortured and killed as fourth victim by Thierry Paulin aka Le Tueur de la Pleine Lune, at the age of 82 in Paris 18th, 7 rue Armand Gauthier, France.
1985 (x) Twenty-third bomb attack by the Terrorist Movement CCC in Charleroi, Harold Manufacterer Bank, Namur, Belgium.
1985 (x) Twenty-fourth bomb attack by the Terrorist Movement CCC in Leuven, Kredietbank, Brabant, Belgium.
1989 (-) Composer Wladimir Horowitz dies of a heart attack at the age of 86 in NewYork, New York, USA.
1991 (-) Media tycoon Robert Maxwell originally Jan Ludvik Hoch aka Captain Bob, dies of a heart attack at the age of 68 in Tenerife, outside Los Cristianos harbour, Spain.
1996 (x) 40-year-old RAF 3rd Generation member Birgit Hogefeld is sentenced to life imprisonment in Bad Kleinen, Germany.
1997 (-) Political Philosopher Isaiah Berlin dies at the age of 88 in Oxford, United Kingdom.
1997 (-) Murderer Aua Lauti is executed by lethal injection at the age of 43 in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.
1998 (x) 56-year-old Serial Killer Myra Hindley aka The Moors Murderess, loses an appeal against the government's decision that she must spend the rest of her life in jail in London, United Kingdom.
2005 (-) Writer John Fowles aka The Collector, dies at the age of 79 in Lyme Regis, United Kingdom.