Friday, October 10, 2014

29th year - N° 283 Friday, 10 October 2014

29th year - N° 283 Friday, 10 October 2014

10 October / Today's 6 Events:
125 years ago

Thursday 10th of October 1889

Art forger Han Henricus Antonius van Meegeren is born in Deventer, Overijssel, Netherlands.

120 years ago

Wednesday 10th of October 1894

Howard Robert Pitezel is strangled by serial killer Henry Howard Holmes aka The Torture Doctor in Irvington, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States.

91 years ago

Wednesday 10th of October 1923

Murderess Susan Newell is executed by hanging at the age of 30 in Duke Street Prison, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Newell was the last woman to be hanged in Scotland.

89 years ago

Saturday 10th of October 1925

Kidnapper Bruno Richard Hauptmann is executed by hanging in New York City, New York, United States.

20 years ago

Monday 10th of October 1994

Wife of Bruno Richard Hauptmann Anna Schoeffler dies of natural causes at the age of 96 in Lancaster General Hospital, 555 N Duke Street, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.

9 years ago The Eyes had it

Monday 10th of October 2005

The remains of what once was a stairway in a demolished house in a hutong also gone in Shanghai, China.

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