Monday, January 30, 2012

30 January 1948 - Mahatma Gandhi is Shot Dead

1835 (x) 67-year-old 7th president of the USA Andrew Jackson aka Old Hickory, escapes the first ever assassination-attempt on a president when Richard Lawrence’s 2 pistols both misfire in Washington, District Columbia, USA.
1849 (+) President of France Félix Faure is born in Paris, France.
1882 (+) 32nd president of the USA Franklin Delano Roosevelt is born in Hyde Park, New York, USA.
1889 (-) Juliette Deitsch is murdered in a magickal sex-rite by Etienne Deschamps at the age of 12 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
1889 (-) Crown Prince Rudolf Habsburg commits suicide by a shot through the head at the age of 30 in Mayerling, the royal hunting lodge, Austria.
He probably killed his lover, 17-year-old baroness Mary Vetsera, first and then took his own life. There is no question that the depression-prone Rudolf and Mary had a suicide-pact.
1896 (x) Presentation of the first motion picture, "A Passion Play" by Rich Hollaman in Hollywood, Eden Musée, California, USA.
1915 (+) SS-Oberst Joachim Peiper of the Division Leibstandarte Adolf Hitler , is born in Berlin, Germany.
1927 (+) Prime-minister Olof Palme is born in Stockholm, Sweden.
1930 (+) Actor Gene Eugene Allen Hackman is born in San Bernardino, California, USA.
1930 (+) Director of the Deutsche Bank Alfred Herrhausen is born in Germany.
1930 (+) Would-be Assassin of President Richard Nixon, Samuel Joseph Byck is born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
1933 (x) 43-year-old Führer of the Third Reich Adolf Hitler is appointed as ReichsKanssler in Berlin, Germany.
1937 (+) Actress Vanessa Redgrave is born in London, United Kingdom.
1945 (x) Cabatuan-KZ is liberated by the American Armed Forces in Japan.
1947 (+) Small Faces guitarist Steve Stephen Peter Marriott is born in London, Manor Park, East Ham Hospital, Essex, United Kingdom.
1948 (-) Airplane pioneer Orville Wright dies of a heart attack at the age of 76 in Dayton, Ohio, USA.

1948 (-) Mahatma Gandhi aka The Apostle of Non-violence, is shot dead by Nathuram Vinayak Godse at the age of 78 in Delhi, Berli House, India.
1951 (+) Musician Phil Collins is born in London, United Kingdom.
1951 (-) Automobile designer and engineer Ferdinand Porsche dies of a stroke at the age of 75 in Stuttgart, Germany.
1953 (-) Murderer Albert W. M. Kames is executed by the Gas Chamber at the age of 24 in Oregon, USA.
1969 (x) The Beatles play their last public concert, on the roof of Apple Records in London, United Kingdom.
The impromptu concert is broken up by the police.
1971 (-) Donald Edward is tortured and strangled by Dean Corll aka The Candyman, at the age of 15 in Houston, Mangum, Texas, USA.
1972 (x) 35-year-old Serial Killer Joseph Kallinger aka The Shoemaker, is arrested and charged with child-abuse in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
1972 (x) 13 Die in the Bloody Sunday events in Londonderry, Ireland.
1977 (-) Christine Feund is shot dead by David Berkowitz aka Son of Sam, in New York, New York, USA.
1980 (-) Mary Maher is stabbed and choked by Gerald Stano originally Paul Zeininger aka Blind Fury, in Daytona, Florida, USA.
1985 (-) Rapist and murderer James David Raulerson is executed by Old Sparky at the age of 33 in Florida, USA.
1993 (x) Over 140 Die in train derailment in Darajani, Kenya.
1994 (-) Writer Pierre François Marie Louis Boulle known for “Planet of the Apes”, dies at the age of 82 in Paris, France.
1996 (x) 36-year-old Serial Killer Anatoly Onoprienko aka The Terminator, butchers a family of four in Ukraïne, Russia.
1998 (-) Murderer Ricky Lee Sanderson is executed by the Gas Chamber at the age of 38 in North Carolina, USA.
2002 (-) Double murderer Windell Broussard is executed by lethal injection at the age of 41 in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.
2003 (-) Murderer Granville Riddgle is executed by lethal injection in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.
2007 (-) Triple murderer Christopher Swift is executed by lethal injection at the age of 31 in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.

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