29th year - N° 46 Saturday, 15 February 2014
15 February / Today's 5 Events:
53 years ago
Wednesday 15th of February 1961
73 die in Sabena Boeing 707-320 Flight 548 crash in Het Lemmeken, Berg, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium.
The entire United States Figure Skating team, on its way to the 1961 World Championships in Prague, was killed in the crash. Farmer Theo De Laet working in the fields was killed by a piece of aluminum debris from the plane, and and his friend Marcel Lauwers' leg was severed by flying debris.
49 years ago
Monday 15th of February 1965
Musician Nat King Cole, originally Nathaniel Adams Coles dies of lung cancer at the age of 46 in Saint John's Health Center, 2121 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, California, United States.
33 years ago
Sunday 15th of February 1981
Julie Ann Reitz is shot dead by serial killer Randall Woodfield aka The I-5 Killer in Cherry Hill Drive, Beaverton, Oregon, United States.
10 years ago The Eyes had it
Sunday 15th of February 2004
A procession of chinese men carrying a dopesmoking magician. The preparation of this activity had been going along for several days. First a complex of wooden floors and tents had been built, with various kinds of altars, stages and lots of tables. It continued with the burning of a huge stack of paper one day all day long. The procession lasted only for about half an hour as the magician was carried along Bukit Timah Road in Singapore, Singapore.
8 years ago The Eyes had it
Wednesday 15th of February 2006
The monument we made for Club Moral, bearing the names of all the people who have played, performed or showed their work in Club Moral, and/or contributed to Force Mental. The monument is now residing in Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten, Mutsaardstraat 31, Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium.