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32nd year  -  N° 269                 Tuesday, 26 September 2017         Antwerpen		
Die Kleinen und die Bösen
Today's 16 Events:

26 September

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    226 Years Ago Today

    Monday 26th of September 1791

    Artist Théodore Jean-Louis André Géricault is born in Rouen, Haute-Normendie, France.


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    168 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 26th of September 1849

    Physiologist Ivan Petrovich Pavlov is born in Ryazan, Russia.


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    129 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 26th of September 1888

    Poet and playwright Thomas Stearns Eliot aka T. S. Eliot is born in St. Louis, Missouri, United States.


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    128 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 26th of September 1889

    Philosopher Martin Heidegger is born in Mesnerhaus, Kirchplatz, Meßkirch, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.


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    120 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 26th of September 1897

    262nd Pope Paulus VI aka The Pilgrim Pope is born as Giovanni Battista Enrico Antonio Maria Montini in Concesio, Lombardia, Italy.


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    119 Years Ago Today He Was a Russian in New York

    Monday 26th of September 1898

    Composer George Gershwin is born as Jacob Gershwine in New York, Brooklyn, New York, United States.


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    72 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 26th of September 1945

    Singer-songwriter and musician Bryan Ferry known from the art rock band Roxy Music is born in Washington, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom.


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    66 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 26th of September 1951

    Mass murderer Ronald Joseph 'Butch' DeFeo aka The Amityville Horror Murderer is born in Adelphi Hospital, New York, Brooklyn, New York, United States.


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    55 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 26th of September 1962

    Double murderer Robert Lloyd Henry is born in Corpus Christi, Texas, United States.


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    40 Years Ago Today

    Monday 26th of September 1977

    31-year-old Serial killer Peter William Sutcliffe aka The Yorkshire Ripper and his wife Sonia Szurma move into their new house in 6 Garden Lane, Heaton, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom.


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    34 Years Ago Today

    Monday 26th of September 1983

    Singer and actor Tino Constantin Rossi dies of pancreatic cancer at the age of 76 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Île-de-France, France.



  • 12 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Monday 26th of September 2005

    Photographer Wang Wei overseeing her most smelly job at the Tattooed Pig installation of Wim Delvoye in 798 Art District, Beijing, Dashanzi, Hebei, China.


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    10 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 26th of September 2007

    A mistrial is declared in the case against 67-year-old Record producer and songwriter Phil Harvey Phillip Spector known for the ‘Wall of Sound’ production method for the murder of 40-year-old nightclub hostess and B movie-actress Lana Clarkson in Los Angeles, California, United States.


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    9 Years Ago Today

    Friday 26th of September 2008

    Actor Paul Leonard Newman dies of lung cancer at the age of 83 in Westport, Connecticut, United States.


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    8 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 26th of September 2009

    76-year-old Film director Roman Polanski is arrested with a 2005 international arrest warrant for his 1977 sexual assault case involving then 13-year-old Samantha Geimer in Zürich Airport, Kloten, Zürich, Switzerland.

    Polanski was jailed near Zürich for two months, then put under house arrest at his home in Gstaad while awaiting decision of appeals.


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    1 Years Ago Today There Was no Blood Feast

    Monday 26th of September 2016

    Film director Herschell Gordon Lewis aka The Godfather of Gore dies of natural causes at the age of 87 in Pompano Beach, Florida, United States.