29th year - N° 28 Tuesday, 28 January 2014
28 January / Today's 8 Events:
467 years ago He Asked for Monks
Wednesday 28th of January 1547
King of England Henry VIII of England, originally Henry Tudor dies of diabetes at the age of 56 in Palace of Whitehall, London, Greater London, United Kingdom.
His last words were "Monks! Monks! Monks!"
159 years ago
Sunday 28th of January 1855
Inventor of the calculating machine William Seward Burroughs is born in Rochester, New York, United States.
127 years ago
Friday 28th of January 1887
26-year-old Serial killer Henry Howard Holmes, originally Herman Webster Mudgett aka The Torture Doctor marries Myrta Z. Belknap while he was still married to Clara Lovering in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.
90 years ago
Monday 28th of January 1924
Poet and artist Marcel Broodthaers is born in Rue Hôtel des Monnaies, Saint-Gilles, Brussels, Brabant, Belgium.
40 years ago
Monday 28th of January 1974
32-year-old Tana Smith, 45-year-old Jane Holly, 69-year-old Vincent Wollin and 84-year-old John Bambic are shot dead by Murder gang The Black Zebra Killers aka The Death Angels in San Francisco, California, United States.
23-year-old Roxanne McMillan is shot and paralysed from the waist down.
38 years ago
Wednesday 28th of January 1976
Poet and artist Marcel Broodthaers dies of a liver disease at the age of 52 in Köln, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.
9 years ago
Friday 28th of January 2005
Actress Karen Lancaume, originally Karine Bach known from Baise-moi commits suicide by an overdose of medication at the age of 32 in XIVe, Paris, Île-de-France, France.
4 years ago
Thursday 28th of January 2010
Murderer Peter Carlier commits suicide hanging in his cell at the age of 61 in Gevangenis, Zwarte-Brugstraat 4, Hasselt, Limburg, Belgium.
He spent 30 years in prison for the sadist murder of his 21-year-old neighbour girl.