29 (-) John The Baptist is executed by beheading in Samaria, Israël.
1799 (-) 250th Pope Pius VI originally Giovanni Angelo Braschi, dies at the age of 81 in Valence, France.
1862 (+) Poet and writer Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck is born in Gent, East Flanders, Belgium.
1871 (+) The longest ever living woman in the USA Emma Broadwater is born in Maryland, USA.
1877 (-) Mormon prophet Brigam Young aka The American Moses, dies of a heart attack at the age of 76 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
1894 (-) Murderer Albert Bruneau aka The Murderous Priest, is executed by the Guillotine in Laval, France.
1907 (x) 75 workers Die in Quebec Bridge collapse during construction in Quebec, Canada.
1915 (+) Actress Ingrid Bergmann is born in Stockholm, Sweden.
1916 (x) Over 1000 Die in Hsin Yu shipwreck in China.
1920 (+) Musician Charlie Charles Jr. Parker aka “Bird”, is born in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
1923 (+) Actor Richard Attenborough is born in Cambridge, United Kingdom.
1928 (-) Murderer Gerard Toal is executed by hanging at the age of 19 in Dublin, Ireland.
1930 (-) Oxford don William Archibald Spooner known for Spoonerism, dies at the age of 86 in Oxford, United Kingdom.
1935 (-) Queen of Belgium Astrid originally Astrid Sofia Lovisa Thyra of Sweden, dies in a car crash at the age of 29 in Küßnacht, Switzerland.
1938 (+) Artist Hermann Nitsch the Viennese Actionist, is born in Vienna, Austria.
1943 (-) Murderess Mildred Mary Bolton commits suicide by cutting her wrists with a pair of scissors at the age of 57 in Dwight, Women’s penitentiary, Illinois, USA.
1948 (-) Nancy Chadwick is battered to death “in one of my funny moods” by Margaret Allen aka ‘Bill’, in the United Kingdom.
1958 (+) Musician Michael Joseph Jackson aka The King of Pop, is born in Gary, Indiana, USA.
1959 (x) Serial Rapist Ted Edward John Louis Paisnel aka The Beast of Jersey, rapes an unidentified girl in Grouville, Jersey.
1968 (+) Murderer William Quentin Jones is born in North Carolina, USA.
1969 (x) 40-year-old Serial Killer Charles Ray Hatcher aka Evil Incarnate, is arrested as Albert Price for sodomizing an unidentified 5-year-old boy in San Francisco, California, USA.
1969 (-) Glenda Harden is stabbed to death by George Putt aka The Memphis Murderer, at the age of 21 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
1971 (-) Murderer Nathan Freudenthal Leopold aka The Perfect Murderer, dies of a heart attack at the age of 66 in Puerto Rico.
1982 (-) Actress Ingrid Bergmann dies of breast cancer at the age of 67 in London, United Kingdom.
1982 (-) Terry Milligan is strangled by The Green River Killer in Seattle, Washington, USA.
1987 (-) Actor Lee Marvin dies of a heart attack at the age of 63 in Tucson, Arizona, USA.
1992 (-) Psychotherapist and philosopher Pierre-Félix Guattari dies at the age of 62 in Cour-Cheverny, La Borde Clinic, France.
1996 (x) 141 Die in Vnukovo Airlines Flight 2801 Tupolev Tu-154 crash in Spitsbergen, Norway.