Tuesday, March 15, 2016

31st year - N° 75 Tuesday, 15 March 2016

31st year - N° 75 Tuesday, 15 March 2016

15 March / Today's 9 Events:
249 years ago

Sunday 15th of March 1767

7th President of the United States Andrew Jackson aka Old Hickory is born in Waxhaws, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States.

109 years ago

Friday 15th of March 1907

Actress Zarah Leander, originally Sara Stina Hedberg is born in Karlstad, Värmland, Sweden.

93 years ago

Thursday 15th of March 1923

53-year-old Political theorist and communist revolutionary Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, originally Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov is struck by a third stroke in Moscow, Central Federal District, Russia.

79 years ago

Monday 15th of March 1937

Horror fiction writer H. P. Howard Philips Lovecraft dies of cancer of the small intestine at the age of 47 in Providence, Rhode Island, United States.

73 years ago

Monday 15th of March 1943

Film director David Paul Cronenberg aka Dave Deprave aka The Baron of Blood is born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

39 years ago

Tuesday 15th of March 1977

42-year-old Serial killer Joseph Kallinger, originally Joseph Lee Brenner III aka The Shoemaker tries to commit suicide by setting himself on fire in Camden County Jail, 330 Federal Street, Camden, New Jersey, United States.

A week later Kallinger was moved to Trenton State Prison for psychiatric care.

35 years ago

Sunday 15th of March 1981

31-year-old Irish republican hunger striker Francis Hughes, originally Proinsias Ó hAodha starts hungerstriking in Maze Prison, Lisburn, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.

10 years ago

Wednesday 15th of March 2006

Double murderer Tommie Tom Andrew Hughes is executed by lethal injection at the age of 32 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.

For his final meal, Hughes requested six pieces of fried chicken with hot sauce, six jalapeno peppers, French fries, four buttered rolls, two large sodas and two menthol cigarettes.

9 years ago The Eyes had it

Thursday 15th of March 2007

A detail of AMVK's work at the 'Über das ICH (Willkür und Transzendenz) and a lot of fun' exhibition in DAAD Galerie, Zimmerstraße 90-91, Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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