Saturday, August 25, 2012

25 August 1967 - George Lincoln Rockwell is Shot Dead

1270 (-)  Saint King Louis IX dies of typhoid fever at the age of 55 in Tunis, Algeria.

1530 (+)   Grand Prince Ivan IV Vasilyevich aka Ivan the Terrible, is born in Moscow, USSR.

1819 (+)   Detective Allan Pinkerton is born in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.

1845 (+)   The Mad King of Bavaria, Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig II is born in Nymphenburg Palace, Germany.

1867 (-)  Physicist Michael Faraday dies at the age of 75 in Hampton Court, Surrey, United Kingdom.

1900 (-)  Philosopher and philologist Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche dies due to a physical and psychic collaps at the age of 55 in Weimar, Germany.

1907 (x)  32-year-old Serial Killer Jeanne Weber aka l’Ogresse de la Goutte d’Or, is judged insane and locked up in an asylum in France.

1912 (+)   Architect of East Germany Erich Honecker is born in Neunkirchen, Saarland, Germany.

1918 (+)   Composer Leonard Bernstein is born in Lawrence, Massachussets, USA.

1929 (-)  Klara Wanders is attacked by Peter Kürten aka The Düsseldorfer Monster aka The Vampire of Düsseldorf, at the age of 26 in Düsseldorf, Germany.
She survived.

1930 (+)   Actor Sean Connery is born in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom.

1938 (+)   Writer Frederick Forsyth is born in Ashford, Kent, United Kingdom.

1946 (x)  18-year-old Serial Killer Harvey Murray Glatman aka The Pin-Up Killer, is arrested and charged with first degree robbery in Albany, Ontario Street, New York, USA.

1954 (+)   Musician Elvis Costello originally Declan Patrick McManus, is born in London, United Kingdom.

1955 (x)  26-year-old Serial Killer Charles Ray Hatcher aka Evil Incarnate, is sentenced to 4 years imprisonment for auto theft in Orrick, Missouri, USA.

1956 (-)  Sexuologist Alfred Charles Kinsey dies of heart disease and pneumonia at the age of 62 in Bloomington, Indiana, USA.

1956 (x)  A huge number of books, journals and papers of 59-year-old Psychoanalist and pioneer of sexual freedom Wilhelm Reich are burned by FDA officials in the 25th Street Gansevoort public incinerator in New York, New York, USA.

1965 (-)  Genowefa L. is strangled by Zdzislaw Marchwicki aka The Wampir, at the age of 28 in Bedzin, Poland.

1967 (-)  Founder of the American Nazi-party George Lincoln Rockwell aka The American Hitler, is shot dead by John Patler at the age of 49 in Arlington, Econowash laundromat, Dominion Hills Shopping Center, Virginia, USA.

1969 (-)  Leila Jackson is strangled and mutilated by George Putt aka The Memphis Murderer, in Memphis, Tennessee, USA.

1970 (+)   Model Claudia Schiffer is born in Rheinberg, NordRhein-Westfalen, Germany.

1984 (-)  Writer Truman Capote originally Truman Streckfus Persons, dies of liver disease complicated by drug abuse at the age of 59 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

1992 (-)  An unidentified black policeman commits suicide by a shot through the head after killing 8 people in a random shooting-spree in a police-station, South Africa.

2004 (-)  Double murderer Jason Shane Busby is executed by lethal injection in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.

2004 (x)  The California Board of Prison Terms denies parole to 55-year-old Manson Family member Leslie Van Houten aka Lulu, in Frontera, Institution for Women, California, USA.

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