Friday, March 30, 2007
30 march 2002 - Borgerhout, Belgium
AMVK in her studio in Borgerhout.
1807 (-) Murderer George Allen is executed by hanging in Stafford Gaol, United Kingdom.
1844 (+) Writer Paul Verlaine is born in Metz, France.
1853 (+) Artist Vincent Van Gogh is born in Groot Zundert, the Netherlands.
1883 (-) Murderess Emeline Meaker is executed by hanging at the age of 44 in Vermont, USA.
1894 (+) Engineer and designer Sergei Iljoesjin is born in Russia.
1908 (-) Murderer Chester Gillette aka An American Tragedy, is executed by Old Sparky at the age of 22 in Auburn, Texas, USA.
1912 (-) Writer Karl May dies at the age of 70.
1925 (-) Philosopher Rudolf Steiner dies at the age of 64 in Dornach, Switzerland.
1930 (+) Musician Frankie Laine is born in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
1930 (-) Sybilla Wil is attacked by Peter Kürten aka The Düsseldorfer Monster, at the age of 29 in Düsseldorf, Hofgarten, NordRhein-Westfalen, Germany.
1931 (+) Physician and cosmonaut Aleksey Sorokin is born in Bobroye, Kursk, USSR.
1937 (+) Actor Warren Beatty is born in Richmond, Virginia, USA.
1943 (-) Murderer William Hedden is executed by Old Sparky at the age of 44 in Tennessee, USA.
1945 (+) Musician Eric Clapton is born in Surrey, United Kingdom.
1963 (x) 69-year-old Murderer Mathias Kindlinger aka The Austrian Bluebeard, is sentenced to life-imprisonment for the murder of his 5 wives and girlfriends in Vienna, Austria.
1970 (x) The Manson Family members Susan Atkins, Leslie Van Houten, Patricia Krenwinkel and leader Charles Manson are sentenced to death in Los Angeles, California, USA.
1975 (x) The entire Ruppert family are shot dead by 41-year-old Mass-murderer James Ruppert in Hamilton, 635 Minor Avenue, Ohio, USA.
The victims are 65-year-old Charity, 42-year-old Leonard, 38-year-old Alma, 17-year-old Leonard Jr., 16-year-old Michael, 15-year-old Thomas, 13-year-old Carol, 12-year-old Ann, 11-year-old David, 9-year-old Teresa and 4-year-old John.
1981 (-) Ronald Reagan is attacked by John Hinckley aka The Jodie Foster Lover Boy, in Washington, District Columbia, USA.
1998 (-) Murderess Judy Buenoano is executed by Old Sparky at the age of 54 in Trinidad.
2004 (x) Murderer William Wickline is executed by lethal injection in Southern Correctional Facility, Lucasville, Ohio, USA.