Saturday, March 24, 2007
24 march 2006 - Berlin, Germany
Opferteile in the basement of Ballhaus Ost in Berlin, Germany.
809 (-) Caliph of the Abbasid empire Harun Al-Rashid dies at the age of 44.
1873 (-) Mass Murderess Mary-Ann Cotton is executed by hanging at the age of 40 in Durham Prison,
She killed over 25 people, including 10 of her 11 children.
1874 (+) Magician Harry Houdini originally Erich Weiss, is born in the USA.
1887 (+) Actor, filmmaker and womanizer Roscoe Conklin ‘Fatty’ Arbuckle aka The Heavy-Weight Rapist, is born in Smith Center, Kansas, USA.
1897 (+) Psychoanalist and pioneer of sexual freedom Wilhelm Reich is born in Dobrzynica, Ukraïne, Russia.
1905 (-) Writer Jules Verne dies at the age of 77 in Paris, France.
1914 (-) Murderer William Dorr is executed by Old Sparky in Charlestown, Massachussets, USA.
1922 (-) Wife-murderer Edward Black is executed by hanging at the age of 36 in Bodmin Prison, United Kingdom.
1930 (+) Actor Steve McQueen is born in the USA.
1935 (x) Serial Killer and Cannibal Albert Fish aka The Cannibal, confesses to the 8-year-old murder of Bill Gaffney, of whose ears, nose and pieces of his face and belly he made into a stew in New York, New York, USA.
He also roasted the boy’s behind with strips of bacon.
1953 (-) Queen Mary of England, dies in the United Kingdom.
1953 (x) 7 female bodies are discovered behind a plastered door in the house of Serial Killer John Reginald Christie of 10 Rillington Place, by the new tenant, Beresford Brown in London, United Kingdom.
1959 (-) Erika is attacked by Joachim Kroll aka The Ruhr Hunter, at the age of 23 in Duisburg-Rheinhausen, Moersers Straße, NordRhein-Westfalen, Germany.
1968 (-) Sect-leader Lauwrens ‘Lou’ Voorthuyzen aka De Palingboer, dies at the age of 70 in Agimont, Belgium.
1969 (x) Beatle John Lennon and artist Yoko Ono organise their ‘bed-in’ in Amsterdam, Hilton Hotel, the Netherlands.
1976 (-) War leader Bernard Montgomery dies at the age of 89.
1980 (-) Revolutionary Bishop Oscar Romero is shot dead by the Right-Wing Orden whilst reading mass in San Salvador, El Salvador.
1983 (-) Liette Sauteret is attacked by Philippe Pacque aka The Werewolf of Amiens, in Amiens, France.
1984 (-) Susan Logan is abducted, tortured and murdered by Christopher Wilder aka The Beauty Queen Killer, at the age of 20 in Oklahoma City, Penn Square Mall, Oklahoma, USA.
1988 (-) Richard Guerrero is drugged, strangled and dismembered by Jeffrey Dahmer aka The Milwaukee Cannibal, at the age of 23 in Milwaukee, 924 25th North Street, Oxford Apartments, Room 213, Wisconsin, USA.