33rd year  -  N° 78                 Monday, 19 March 2018         Antwerpen		
Paradise Lost

22 events for 14 June:

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    521 Years Ago Today

    Monday 14th of June 1497

    2nd Duke of Gandia Giovanni Borgia is presumably stabbed to death by his brother Cesare at the age of 22 in Piazza della Giudecca, Rome, Lazio, Italy.

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    162 Years Ago Today They Hanged Her Saintly Billy

    Saturday 14th of June 1856

    Serial poisoner William Palmer aka The Prince of Poisoners is executed by hanging at the age of 32 in Stafford Goal, Gaol Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, United Kingdom.

    Some 30.000 people were present to see Palmer's hanging in public by George Smith.

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    154 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 14th of June 1864

    Psychiatrist and neuropathologist Aloysius Alzheimer is born in Marktbreit, Bayern, Germany.

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    111 Years Ago Today

    Friday 14th of June 1907

    Architect and engineer William Le Baron Jenney aka The Father of the American Skyscraper dies of unknown causes at the age of 75 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

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    97 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 14th of June 1921

    52-year-old Serial killer Henri Désiré Landru aka Le Barbe-Bleue de Gambais is moved from Prison de la Sante to await trial in Prison Saint Pierre, Place des Tribunaux, Versailles, Île-de-France, France.

    It was Landru's last ride through the streets of Paris.

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    95 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 14th of June 1923

    Prime Minister of Bulgaria Aleksandar Stamboliyski is tortured and executed by members of the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization after a coup d'état at the age of 44 in Slavovitsa, Pazardzhik, Bulgaria.

    Stamboliyski's hand that signed the Treaty of Niš was cut off. His head was sent to Sofia in a box of biscuits.

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    94 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 14th of June 1924

    17-year-old Erich de Vries is killed and his meat sold by serial killer Fritz Haarmann aka Der Hannover Werwolf in Das Mordhaus, Rote Reihe 4, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany.

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    90 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 14th of June 1928

    Marxist revolutionary, guerrilla leader and military theorist Ernesto Che Guevara is born in Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina.

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    87 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 14th of June 1931

    459 die in Saint-Philibert excursion steamer shipwreck in Pointe Saint-Gildas, Préfailles, Pays de la Loire, France.

    There were 8 survivors.

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    85 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 14th of June 1933

    Writer Jerzy Kosiński is born as Józef Lewinkopf in Łódź, Łódź Voivodeship, Poland.

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    73 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 14th of June 1945

    Artist Jörg Immendorff is born in Bleckede, Niedersachsen, Germany.

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    72 Years Ago Today

    Friday 14th of June 1946

    Actor Charles Butterworth commits suicide by a car crash at the age of 50 in Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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    57 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 14th of June 1961

    Musician Boy George is born as George Alan O'Dowd in Barnehurst Hospital, Bexley, Kent, United Kingdom.

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    56 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 14th of June 1962

    55-year-old Anna Slesers is sexually assaulted and strangled by serial killer Albert DeSalvo aka The Boston Strangler aka The Measuring Man aka The Green Man in 77 Gainsborough Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

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    42 Years Ago Today

    Monday 14th of June 1976

    Start of the trial against 40-year-old Multiple murderer Donald Neilson aka The Black Panther for the kidnapping and murder of Lesley Whittle in Crown Court, St Aldates, Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom.

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    38 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 14th of June 1980

    14-year-old Regina Barthel is stabbed to death by serial killer Michael Wolter aka Der Neu-Isenburger Frauenmörder in Dietzenbach, Hessen, Germany.

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    32 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 14th of June 1986

    86-year-old Ludmilla Liberman is tortured and killed by serial killer Thierry Paulin aka Le Tueur de la Pleine Lune in 61 Avenue General Leclerc, Paris, XIVe, Île-de-France, France.

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    30 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 14th of June 1988

    Murderer Edward R. Byrnes is executed by at the age of 28 in Louisiana State Penitentiary, Angola, Louisiana, United States.

    Byrne killed 25-year-old service station cashier Roberta Johnson with a hammer during a robbery on 14 August 1984. "I don't know exactly what it is that I can say to y'all. I was planning to rob this woman all along. It was all set up. There were no flaws that I could see. I just attempted to knock her unconscious. It didn't work. She didn't become unconscious. I just kept hitting her until she did."

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    29 Years Ago Today She Was Slap Happy

    Wednesday 14th of June 1989

    72-year-old Actress Zsa Zsa Gábor aka Sári Prinzessin von Anhalt is arrested for slapping motorcycle police agent Paul Kramer in the face when he stopped her for a traffic violation at 8551 Olympic Boulevard in Beverly Hills, California, United States.

    Gabor was later sentenced to 72 hours in jail.

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    28 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 14th of June 1990

    28-year-old Edward Eddie Smith aka The Sheik is drugged, strangled and dismembered by serial killer and cannibal Jeffrey Dahmer aka The Milwaukee Cannibal in Oxford Apartments #213, 924 25th North Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States.

    Dahmer acidified Smith's skeleton; his skull was destroyed unintentionally when placed in the oven in an effort to remove moisture.

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    24 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 14th of June 1994

    Composer Henry Enrico Nicola Mancini dies of pancreatic cancer at the age of 70 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

  • 15 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Saturday 14th of June 2003

    Audience lining up to see Club Moral perform live at the presentation of a 10" vinyl release in Crazy Cabaret, Schepenenvijverstraat 2, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

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