Monday, January 13, 2014

29th year - N° 13 Monday, 13 January 2014

29th year - N° 13 Monday, 13 January 2014

13 January / Today's 4 Events:

106 years ago
Monday 13th of January 1908

171 die in Rhoads Opera House fire in Rhoads Opera House, South Washington Street and East Philadelphia Avenue, Boyertown, Pennsylvania, United States.

Nearly 400 people had packed an opera house to watch or perform in a play called 'The Scottish Reformation'. The fire wiped out about 10 percent of the town population.

68 years ago
Sunday 13th of January 1946

Serial killer Michel Bellen aka The Strangler of the Left Bank is born in Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium.

34 years ago
Sunday 13th of January 1980

21-year-old Performance artist Danny Devos aka DDV performs 'Happy Star/Nominette' in 't Fabrieksken, Burchtstraat 20, Aalst, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

During a concert by the band ‘Happy Star/Nominette’, I rolled violently through a heap of flour and screamed as loud as I could in a microphone until I was exhausted.

32 years ago
Wednesday 13th of January 1982

78 die in Air Florida Boeing 737-222 Flight 90 crash in 14th Street Bridge, Virginia, United States.

Five people survived.

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