Thursday, March 13, 2014

29th year - N° 72 Thursday, 13 March 2014

29th year - N° 72 Thursday, 13 March 2014

13 March / Today's 7 Events:
76 years ago

Sunday 13th of March 1938

Lawyer Clarence Seward Darrow dies of pulmonary heart disease at the age of 81 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.

75 years ago

Monday 13th of March 1939

Musician Neil Sedaka is born in Brooklyn, New York, United States.

50 years ago

Friday 13th of March 1964

Bar manager Kitty Catherine Susan Genovese is raped stabbed to death in two separate attacks spanning at least half an hour by 29-year-old Winston Moseley outside her apartment at the age of 29 in Kewley Gardens, New York, New York, United States.

Finally, Genovese was found by a neighbor named Sophia Farrar who had courageously left her apartment to go to the crime scene. Genovese was taken away by ambulance and died en route to the hospital. Later investigation by police and prosecutors revealed that approximately a dozen  individuals nearby had heard or observed portions of the attack, though none saw or were aware of the entire incident. Nobody came to help her and nobody called the polic e.

43 years ago He Was Crack Proof

Saturday 13th of March 1971

Unidentified serial killer Zodiac sends a letter to the Los Angeles Times in Pleasanton, California, United States.

39 years ago

Thursday 13th of March 1975

Start of the first trial against 40-year-old Serial killer Joseph Kallinger, originally Joseph Lee Brenner III aka The Shoemaker in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States.

34 years ago

Thursday 13th of March 1980

38-year-old Serial killer John Wayne Gacy aka The Killer Clown is sentenced to death for the murder of 33 boys in Chicago, Illinois, United States.

9 years ago The Eyes had it

Sunday 13th of March 2005

Scenes from the 'Ganzenrijden' contest in Berendrecht, Antwerpen, Belgium.

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