Sunday, December 9, 2007
9 december 2002 - Gent, Belgium
Jef Cornelis at the presentation of IBK in De Bijloke abbey in Gent. This image was used by Carl Cryplant as cover for his track "I Think I'm Paranoid".
1565 (-) 224th Pope Pius IV originally Gian Angelo De Medici, dies at the age of 66 in Rome, Italy.
1608 (+) Poet John Milton is born in London, United Kingdom.
1669 (-) 238th Pope Clementius IX originally Giulio Rospigliosi, dies at the age of 69 in Rome, Italy.
1842 (+) Anarchist Peter Alekseyewitsch Kropotkin aka The Anarchist Prince, is born in Moscow, Russia.
1915 (-) Criminologist Hans Gross dies at the age of 68 in Graz, Austria.
1918 (+) Actor Kirk Douglas originally Issur Danielovitch Demsky, is born in Amsterdam, New York, USA.
1927 (+) Composer Pierre Henry is born in Paris, France.
1929 (+) Filmmaker John Cassavetes is born in New York, New York, USA.
1941 (+) Actor Beau Bridges is born in Hollywood, California, USA.
1957 (+) Musician Donny Osmond is born in Ogden, Utah, USA.
1975 (-) Stephanie Parry is drugged and choked to death by Charles Sobhraj aka Bad Blood, in Pattaya, Thailand.
1977 (-) David Talsma is murdered by John Gacy aka The Killer Clown, at the age of 19 in Chicago, Des Plaines, Illinois, USA.
1983 (x) 32-year-old Serial Killer Gerald Stano aka Blind Fury, is sentenced to death for one murder in Titusville, Brevard County Courthouse, Florida, USA.
It’s his third death-penalty.
1987 (x) An unidentified man kills 12 people in a wild shooting spree in a telecommunications centre in Melbourne, Australia.
1996 (x) 21-year-old Multiple Murderer Narit Bunchien aka Archie, shoots 21-year-old An Phong, Steve Nguyen, Hoi Thanah and 15-year-old Mary Pham to death, who were supposedly burglarizing his house in Houston, Texas, USA.
1996 (x) Thirteenth bomb attack by 47-year-old Xenophobic Serial Bomber Franz Fuchs in Graz, Austria.
A mail-bomb is detected.
1999 (-) Triple murderer James Beathard is executed by lethal injection in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.