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32nd year  -  N° 174                 Friday, 23 June 2017         Antwerpen		
Die Kleinen und die Bösen
Today's 19 Events:

23 June

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    123 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 23rd of June 1894

    King of the United Kingdom Edward VIII aka The Duke of Windsor is born as Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David in White Lodge, London, Richmond, Greater London, United Kingdom.


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    123 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 23rd of June 1894

    Sexologist Alfred Charles Kinsey is born in Hoboken, New Jersey, United States.


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    120 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 23rd of June 1897

    Organiser of the Bayreuther Festspiele Winifred Wagner is born as Winifred Marjorie Williams in Hastings, Sussex, United Kingdom.


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    105 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 23rd of June 1912

    Mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, computer scientist and philosopher Alan Mathison Turing aka The Father of Computer Science is born in Maida Vale, 2 Warrington Crescent, London, Paddington, Greater London, United Kingdom.


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    90 Years Ago Today He Was the New Boy in Town

    Thursday 23rd of June 1927

    Choreographer and film director Bob Robert Louis Fosse is born in Chicago, Illinois, United States.


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    79 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 23rd of June 1938

    Victim of Harvey Glatman aka The Pin-Up Killer Judy Ann Dull is born as Judith Ann Van Horn Dull in Los Angeles, California, United States.


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    79 Years Ago Today He Was a Dream Baby

    Thursday 23rd of June 1938

    Musician Alan Vega known from Proto Punk band Suicide is born as Boruch Alan Bermowitz in New York, Brooklyn, New York, United States.


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    77 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 23rd of June 1940

    Musician Stuart Fergusson Victor 'Stu' Sutcliffe aka The Fifth Beatle is born in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom.


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    58 Years Ago Today His Grave Was Ready to Spit on

    Tuesday 23rd of June 1959

    Writer, poet, musician, actor and engineer Boris Vian aka Vernon Sullivan aka Bison Ravi aka Baron Visi aka Brisavion dies of cardiac arrest at the age of 39 in Cinema Marbeuf, 34 Rue Marbeuf, Paris, VIIIe, Île-de-France, France.

    Minutes after the film version of 'J'Irai Cracher sur Vos Tombes' began Vian reportedly blurted out: "These guys are supposed to be American? My ass!" He then collapsed into his seat and died en route to the hospital.


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    56 Years Ago Today

    Friday 23rd of June 1961

    12-year-old Frank Beck is attacked by serial killer Jürgen Bartsch aka Der Kirmesmörder in Luftschutzbunker, Heegerstraße 34, Langenberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

    Beck survived.


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    55 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 23rd of June 1962

    Victim of Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono aka The Hillside Stranglers Judy Judith Ann Miller is born in Los Angeles, California, United States.


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    50 Years Ago Today

    Friday 23rd of June 1967

    Victim of Jeffrey Dahmer aka The Milwaukee Cannibal Oliver Lacy aka Birdie is born in Oak Park, Illinois, United States.


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    49 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 23rd of June 1968

    17-year-old Serial killer Gustaaf Van Eyken aka De Vampier van Muizen escapes from St. Jozef reformatory and rapes an unidentified woman in Mortsel, Antwerpen, Belgium.


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    40 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 23rd of June 1977

    Child killer Jérôme Carrein is executed by the Guillotine at the age of 38 in Douai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France.

    Carrein was the second-to-last convicted criminal to be executed by the guillotine in France.


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    36 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 23rd of June 1981

    Actress Zarah Leander dies of a cerebral hemorrhage at the age of 74 in Stockholm, Södermanland, Sweden.


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    32 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 23rd of June 1985

    329 die in Air India Boeing 747-237B Flight 182 bomb explosion in south of Ireland, the North Atlantic Ocean.

    The main suspects in the bombing were members of the Sikh militant group Babbar Khalsa and other related groups based in Canada.


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    19 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 23rd of June 1998

    Experimental filmmaker Kurt Kren aka Lord of the Frames dies of pneumonia at the age of 69 in Wien, Wien, Austria.


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    11 Years Ago Today

    Friday 23rd of June 2006

    Television producer Aaron Spelling dies of a stroke at the age of 83 in Spelling Manor, 594 S Mapleton Drive, Los Angeles, Holmby Hills, California, United States.



  • 10 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Saturday 23rd of June 2007

    Ironwork in need of some paint in the railway station in Vilvoorde, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium.