Thursday, October 30, 2014

29th year - N° 303 Thursday, 30 October 2014

29th year - N° 303 Thursday, 30 October 2014

30 October / Today's 7 Events:
157 years ago

Friday 30th of October 1857

Neurologist Gilles Georges Albert Édouard Brutus de la Tourette is born in Saint-Gervais-les-Trois-Clochers, Poitou-Charentes, France.

48 years ago

Sunday 30th of October 1966

Emir of Al Qaeda in the Country of Two Rivers Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, originally Ahmad Fadeel al-Nazal al-Khalayleh is born in Az-Zarqā, Muħāfazat az-Zarqā, Jordan.

35 years ago

Tuesday 30th of October 1979

Minister of Labour Robert Boulin commits suicide by drowning at the age of 59 in Étang Rompu, Yvelines, Rambouillet, Île-de-France, France.

His final note read: "I have decided to drown myself in a lake in the forest of Rambouillet, where I enjoyed riding horseback."

32 years ago

Saturday 30th of October 1982

Robert Foley is found beaten and stabbed to death by serial killer Larry Eyler aka The Leather Boy Killer in Joliet, Illinois, United States.

29 years ago

Wednesday 30th of October 1985

25-year-old Mass murderess Sylvia Wynanda Seegrist shoots 2-year-old Recife Cosmen, Earl Trout and Augustus Ferrara in a shooting spree because "My family makes me nervous" in Springfield Mall, 1250 Baltimore Pike, Springfield, Pennsylvania, United States.

Seegrist also wounded seven people.

24 years ago

Tuesday 30th of October 1990

Escape artist Joseph Burrus aka Amazing Joe is crushed by a load of concrete in a 'buried alive' magician's trick at the age of 32 in Blackbeard's Family Fun Center, 4055 N Chestnut Diagonal, Fresno, California, United States.

As trick-and-treaters watched in shock rescuers frantically dug Burrus out but were unable to reach him in time.

9 years ago The Eyes had it

Sunday 30th of October 2005

Enjoying a tasty meal at the 'Happy Forest' village restaurant with Belgian cyclists Bavo and Sofie in Yang Zhen, Shunyi, China.

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