Monday, November 26, 2012

26 November 1986 - Josefina Riveira is Abducted

1899 (+)   Murderer and kidnapper Bruno Richard Hauptmann aka The Lindbergh Baby Snatcher, is born in Kamenz, Germany.

1909 (+)   Writer Eugene Ionesco is born in Slatina, Romania.

1922 (x)  48-year-old Archaeologist Howard Carter becomes the first man to enter into the tomb of Pharaoh Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt.

1924 (+)   Artist George Segal is born in New York, New York, USA.

1925 (-)  King Vajiravudh of Siam Rama VI originally Phra Mongkutklao, dies at the age of 44 in Bangkok, Thailand.

1926 (-)  Inventor and designer John Moses Browning dies of heart failure at the age of 71 in Herstal, Belgium.

1927 (-)  Holland’s most famous comedian Jean-Louis Pisuisse is shot dead by Tjakko Kuiper in Amsterdam, Rembrandtplein, the Netherlands.
Kuiper was Gilliam’s rejected lover, he shot himself through the head after the act.

1930 (+)   Mass Murderer Carl Robert Brown is born in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

1932 (+)   Serial Killer John Wayne Glover aka The North Shore Granny Killer, is born in Midlands, United Kingdom.

1933 (x)  Kidnapper and murderer Thomas Harold Thurmond and his accomplice John Maurice Holmes are lynched by a raging mob in San Jose, outside Santa Clara County jail, California, USA.
Governor James ‘Sunny Jim’ Rolfe applauded while watching the spectacle.

1939 (+)   Musician Tina Turner originally Annie Mae Bullock, is born in Nutbush, Tennessee, USA.

1940 (-)  Murderer W. H. Cooper is executed by hanging.

1944 (x)  44-year-old Nazi leader Heinrich Himmler orders the destruction of all crematoria in the concentration-camps in Berlin, Germany.

1950 (-)  Writer Hedwig Courths-Mahler dies at the age of 83 in Tegernsee, Bavaria, Germany.

1965 (x)  44-year-old Artist Joseph Heinrich Beuys performs "Wie man dem toten Hasen die Bilder erklärt" in Düsseldorf, Galerie Schmela, NordRhein-Westfalen, Germany.

1976 (-)  Donna Demasi is attacked by David Berkowitz aka Son of Sam, in New York, New York, USA.

1983 (-)  Ilke Rutsch is stabbed to death by Michael Wolpert aka The Strong Sex Drive, at the age of 21 in Babenhausen, Germany.

1984 (x)  Seventh bomb attack by the Revolutionary Cellules Communistes Combattantes on the telecommunication systems of a military airfield in Bierset, Namur, Belgium.

1986 (-)  Josefina Riveira is abducted and chained down by Gary Heidnik aka The Cellar of Horror Murderer, in Philadelphia, 3520 North Marshall Street, Pennsylvania, USA.
She survived.

2004 (-)  Writer Arthur Hailey dies of natural causes at the age of 84 in Lyford Cay, Nassau, Bahamas.

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