Monday, June 2, 2014

29th year - N° 153 Monday, 2 June 2014

29th year - N° 153 Monday, 2 June 2014

2 June / Today's 12 Events:
479 years ago He Was Beginning to See the Light

Monday 2nd of June 1535

232nd Pope Leo XI, originally Alessandro Ottaviano de' Medici aka Papa Lampo is born in Firenze, Toscana, Italy.

274 years ago

Thursday 2nd of June 1740

Revolutionary politician, philosopher and writer Donatien Alphonse François de Sade aka Marquis de Sade is born in Hôtel de Condé, VIe, Paris, Île-de-France, France.

174 years ago

Tuesday 2nd of June 1840

Poet Thomas Hardy is born in Stinsford, Dorset, United Kingdom.

123 years ago

Tuesday 2nd of June 1891

Admiral Takijirō Ōnishi aka The Father of the Kamikaze is born in Tamba, Japan.

110 years ago

Thursday 2nd of June 1904

Competition swimmer and actor Johnny Weissmuller, originally Peter Johann Weißmüller known his role as Tarzan is born in Timișoara, Timiș, Romania.

68 years ago They Better Let Him Sleep

Sunday 2nd of June 1946

Serial killer Peter William Sutcliffe aka The Yorkshire Ripper is born in Bingley, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom.

66 years ago

Wednesday 2nd of June 1948

SS-Gruppenführer and leader of the Aktion T4 euthanasia program Karl Brandt is executed by hanging at the age of 44 in Kriegsverbrechergefängnis, Landsberg am Lech, Oberbayern, Germany.

Along with Brandt, six other Nazi doctors were executed on this day.

55 years ago

Tuesday 2nd of June 1959

Musician Lydia Lunch, originally Lydia Anne Koch is born in Rochester, New York, United States.

54 years ago

Thursday 2nd of June 1960

Cop killer Stephen Ray Nethery is born in Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States.

48 years ago

Thursday 2nd of June 1966

41-year-old Wiener Aktionist Otto Muehl performs 'Aktion nr. 28 / Ornament ist ein Verbrechen' with Günter Brus in Villa Adolf Loos, Eßlergasse 9, Wien, Wien, Austria.

47 years ago

Friday 2nd of June 1967

Benno Ohnesorg is killed by a policeman during a demonstration at the age of 27 in Krumme Strasse 66, Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

He was killed by plain-clothes police officer Karl-Heinz Kurras, who was an undercover agent of the East German secret police Stasi, during a protest meeting against a visit of the Sjah of Iran. His death would spark off the rise of the Baader-Meinhof-Gruppe, and its later division Bewegung 2. Juni.

11 years ago The Eyes had it

Monday 2nd of June 2003

A seating stage in WP Zimmer, Gasstraat 90, Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium.

No comments: