Sunday, July 20, 2014

29th year - N° 201 Sunday, 20 July 2014

29th year - N° 201 Sunday, 20 July 2014

20 July / Today's 5 Events:
95 years ago

Sunday 20th of July 1919

Mountaineer, explorer and philanthropist Edmund Percival Hillary is born in Auckland, North Island, New Zealand.

82 years ago

Wednesday 20th of July 1932

Video artist Nam June Paik is born in Seoel, Seoul National Capital Area, South Korea.

80 years ago

Friday 20th of July 1934

Murderer Alfred William Bayly is executed by hanging at the age of 28 in Mount Eden Prison, Auckland, North Island, New Zealand.

He killed his neighbours, Samuel and Christobel Lakey in Ruwaro on 16 October 1933.

76 years ago She Was Very Russian, You Know

Wednesday 20th of July 1938

Actress Natalie Wood, originally Natalia Nikolaevna Zacharenko aka Natasha Gurdin is born in San Francisco, California, United States.

50 years ago

Monday 20th of July 1964

43-year-old Artist and pedagogue Joseph Heinrich Beuys is punched in the face by Uwe Schilling during his performance 'Kukei, akopee-Nein!' on the Festival Der Neuen Kunst in Audimax der Technischen Hochschule, Aachen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

Local students were so upset by the onslaught of absurdity unleashed by the performers that they stormed the stage and started a fight.

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