My faithful guides Asarin and Jim on a bicycle trip through the old Siam capital of Ayutthaya.
1883 (+) Artist Maurice Utrillo is born in Paris, Montmartre, Rue du Poteau, France.
1891 (+) Writer Henry Miller is born in New York, New York, USA.
1893 (+) Revolutionary leader and architect of the People’s Republic of China Mao Zedong is born in Shao-Shan, Hunan, China.
1916 (-) Anna Collomb is killed by Henri Desiré Landru aka The Bluebeard Murderer, at the age of 45 in Gambais, France.
1920 (+) Daughter of Aleister Crowley, The Great Beast and Ninette Fraux, Astarte Crowley is born in Thelema Abbey, Cicily.
1939 (+) Musician and record producer Phil Spector aka The Wall of Sound, is born in The Bronx, New York, USA.
1950 (+) Serial Killer Randy Woodfield aka The I-5 Killer, is born in Salem, Oregon, USA.
1957 (-) Film pioneer Charles Pathé dies at the age of 94 in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
1964 (-) Lesley Downey is abducted and murdered by The Moors Murderers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley, at the age of 10 in Manchester, Ancoats, United Kingdom.
Her pleas and screams were recorded on tape, and Brady and Hindley slept a night on a blanket on her grave on Saddleworth Moors.
1972 (-) 33rd president of the USA Harry Truman dies at the age of 88 in Kansas City, Kansas, USA.
1972 (x) 34-year-old Multiple Murderer Anthony Jackson is arrested after a fight with the police in Cambridge, Massachussets, USA.
1972 (-) Eddie Moore is is found garotted by Randy Kraft aka The Freeway Killer, at the age of 21 in 7th Street Intersection, California, USA.
1980 (-) Serial Killer Richard Chase aka The Vampire of Sacramento, commits suicide by drug overdose at the age of 30 in San Quentin Prison, California, USA.
He saved up his daily dose of Sinequan (doxepin hydrochloride) for 3 weeks.
1983 (-) Martina Volkmann is raped and stabbed to death by Thomas Rath aka The Devil’s Moor Murderer, at the age of 20 in Bremen, Germany.
1987 (-) Murderer Franciscus V. commits suicide by drowning at the age of 84 in Brussels, Brabant, Belgium.
He first strangled his 79-year-old wife Maria.
1996 (-) Child Beauty Queen JonBenet Ramsey is sexually assaulted and strangled by persons unknown at the age of 6 in Boulder, Colorado, USA.
2006 (-) 38th president of the USA Gerald Ford dies of pneumonia at the age of 93 in Rancho Mirage, California, USA.