Wednesday, May 14, 2014

29th year - N° 134 Wednesday, 14 May 2014

29th year - N° 134 Wednesday, 14 May 2014

14 May / Today's 11 Events:
146 years ago

Thursday 14th of May 1868

Magnus Hirschfeld is born in Kołobrzeg, Województwo Zachodniopomorskie, Poland.

117 years ago

Friday 14th of May 1897

Musician Sidney Bechet is born in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

84 years ago

Wednesday 14th of May 1930

Maria Budlick aka Maria Butlies is attacked by serial killer Peter Kürten aka The Vampire of Düsseldorf in Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

She survived.

79 years ago

Tuesday 14th of May 1935

Magnus Hirschfeld dies of a heart attack at the age of 67 in Gloria Mansions I, 63 Promenade des Anglais, Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France.

62 years ago

Wednesday 14th of May 1952

Musician David Byrne is born in Dumbarton, Scotland, United Kingdom.

55 years ago The Night was a Witch

Thursday 14th of May 1959

Musician Sidney Bechet dies of lung cancer at the age of 62 in Garches, Île-de-France, France.

52 years ago

Monday 14th of May 1962

Kidnapper Wolfgang Přiklopil is born in Hainburg an der Donau, Niederösterreich, Austria.

46 years ago

Tuesday 14th of May 1968

Mr Delisse is shot in the head by serial killer Nestor Pirotte aka Le Tueur Fou in Genval, Brabant-Wallon, Belgium.

Pirotte, sentenced to death 13 years earlier, was out on parole.

44 years ago

Thursday 14th of May 1970

36-year-old Ulrike Marie Meinhof assists with Gudrun Ensslin in the escape of Andreas Baader in Deutschen Zentralinstitut für Soziale Fragen, Miquelstrasse 83, Dahlem, Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

By following Baader in his jump through the window Meinhof gave up her intellectual fight and went in the underground. This event marks the official foundation of the Baader-Meinhof-Gruppe aka Rote Armee Fraktion.

37 years ago

Saturday 14th of May 1977

Unknown Master's 'Heimkehr des Verlorenen Sohnes' is attacked with acid by 40-year-old Art vandal Hans-Joachim Bohlmann in Aegidienkirche, Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

15 years ago The Eyes had it

Friday 14th of May 1999

A bored man with a half empty glass in Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

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