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33rd year  -  N° 17                 Wednesday, 17 January 2018         Antwerpen		
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17 events for 21 June:

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    1016 Years Ago Today

    Monday 21st of June 1002

    152nd Pope Leo IX is born as Bruno of Egisheim-Dagsburg in Eguisheim, Alsace, France.


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    641 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 21st of June 1377

    King of England Edward III dies of a stroke at the age of 65 in Sheen Palace, Richmond upon Thames, Surrey, United Kingdom.


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    491 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 21st of June 1527

    Political philosopher and poet Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli aka The Prince dies of unknown causes at the age of 58 in Sant'Andrea in Percussina, Toscana, Italy.


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    127 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 21st of June 1891

    Structural engineer and architect Pier Luigi Nervi known for his innovative use of reinforced concrete is born in Sondrio, Lombardia, Italy.


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    113 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 21st of June 1905

    Writer, philosopher, political activist and critic Jean-Paul Charles Aymard Sartre is born in Paris, Île-de-France, France.


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    110 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 21st of June 1908

    Composer Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov dies of angina pectoris at the age of 64 in Luga, Pskov Oblast, Russia.


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    83 Years Ago Today

    Friday 21st of June 1935

    Writer Françoise Sagan is born as Françoise Quoirez in Cajarc, Midi-Pyrénées, France.


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    74 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 21st of June 1944

    Musician Ray Raymond Douglas Davies known from The Kinks is born in 6 Denmark Terrace, London, Muswell Hill, Greater London, United Kingdom.


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    72 Years Ago Today

    Friday 21st of June 1946

    32-year-old Margery Aimee Brownell Gardner is tortured and suffocated by sex killer Neville Heath aka The Sadistic Romeo in Pembridge Court Hotel, 34 Pembridge Gardens, London, Notting Hill, Greater London, United Kingdom.

    There were 17 lash marks on Gardner's body, her nipples had been savagely bitten, and an instrument had been inserted into her vagina.


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    63 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 21st of June 1955

    German neo-Nazi leader Michael Kühnen is born in Bonn, Beuel, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.


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    48 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 21st of June 1970

    Members of die Rote Armee Fraktion aka Baader-Meinhof Gruppe Ulrike Meinhof, Andreas Baader and Gudrun Ensslin fly to Beirut in Flughafen Berlin Schönefeld, Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

    From Beirut they moved on via Syria to Amman in Jordan to get a terrorist training at an 'El Fatah' camp.


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    43 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 21st of June 1975

    24-year-old Serial killer Gerald Eugene Stano aka Blind Fury marries 22-year-old hairdresser Mickey Michalina Gionfriddo in Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 600 S Nova Rd, Ormond Beach, Florida, United States.


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    39 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 21st of June 1979

    Musician, poet and occultist Angus MacLise known from The Velvet Underground dies of starvation and pulmonary tuberculosis at the age of 41 in Kathmandu, Bagmati, Nepal.


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    37 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 21st of June 1981

    23-year-old Serial killer Wayne Williams aka The Atlanta Child Murderer is arrested while giving a press-conference proclaiming his innocence in Atlanta, Georgia, United States.


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    36 Years Ago Today

    Monday 21st of June 1982

    27-year-old Would-be assassin John Warnock Hinckley known for his obsession with Jody Foster is found not guilty by reason of insanity and confined to St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.


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    15 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 21st of June 2003

    Writer Leon Marcus Uris dies of a heart attack at the age of 79 in Shelter Island, New York, United States.



  • 11 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Thursday 21st of June 2007

    Neon lights on a restaurant in Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland.



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