Friday, September 9, 2016

31st year - N° 253 Friday, 9 September 2016

31st year - N° 253 Friday, 9 September 2016

9 September / Today's 10 Events:
188 years ago

Tuesday 9th of September 1828

Writer Leo Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy is born in Yasnaya Polyana, Tula, Russia.

177 years ago

Monday 9th of September 1839

Serial poisoner Maria Catherina Swanenburg aka Goeie Mie is born in Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands.

118 years ago

Friday 9th of September 1898

Symbolist poet Stéphane Mallarmé, originally Étienne Mallarmé dies of a spasm of the larynx at the age of 56 in Vulaines-sur-Seine, Seine-et-Marne, France.

115 years ago

Monday 9th of September 1901

Impressionist painter Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, originally Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa dies from complications due to alcoholism and syphilis at the age of 37 in Château Malromé, Saint-André-du-Bois, Aquitaine, France.

105 years ago

Saturday 9th of September 1911

SS Sturmbannführer and commander of Auschwitz KZ Richard Baer is born in Floß, Bayern, Germany.

95 years ago

Friday 9th of September 1921

Model and actress Virginia Rappe, originally Virginia Caroline Rapp known for her death after attending a party with actor Fatty Arbuckle dies of peritonitis due to a ruptured bladder after being violently raped, 4 days earlier, by filmmaker 'Fatty' Roscoe Conklin Arbuckle at the age of 30 in St. Francis Hotel, 335 Powell Street, San Francisco, California, United States.

88 years ago

Sunday 9th of September 1928

Conceptual artist Sol Solomon LeWitt is born in Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

40 years ago

Thursday 9th of September 1976

Communist revolutionary and father of the People's Republic of China Mao Zedong aka Mao Tse-Tung aka Chairman Mao dies of a heart attack at the age of 83 in Beijing, Hebei, China.

Mao was rendered an invalid by a third heart attack on 5 September.

36 years ago

Tuesday 9th of September 1980

Journalist and writer John Howard Griffin known for Black Like Me dies of diabetes at the age of 60 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States.

35 years ago

Wednesday 9th of September 1981

Psychoanalist Jacques Marie Émile Lacan dies of renal failure at the age of 80 in 74 Rue d'Assas, VIe, Paris, Île-de-France, France.

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