Wednesday, March 11, 2015

30th year - N° 70 Wednesday, 11 March 2015

30th year - N° 70 Wednesday, 11 March 2015

11 March / Today's 2 Events:
71 years ago

Saturday 11th of March 1944

Discovery of human remains from at least 20 bodies in the basement of 47-year-old Doctor and serial killer Marcel André Henri Félix Petiot aka The Triangular Chamber of Death Murderer in 21 Rue Le Sueur, XVIe, Paris, Île-de-France, France.

Petiot's neighbors in Rue Le Sueur complained to police of a foul stench in the area and of large amounts of smoke billowing from a chimney of the house. Fearing a chimney fire, the police summoned firemen, who entered the house and found a roaring fire in a coal stove in the basement.

11 years ago

Thursday 11th of March 2004

191 die in Cercanías commuter train system bomb explosion in Atocha station, Madrid, Área metropolitana de Madrid, .

All four trains had departed the Alcalá de Henares station between 07:01 and 07:14. The explosions took place between 07:37 and 07:40. Atocha Station (train number 21431) - Three bombs exploded. El Pozo del Tío Raimundo Station (train number 21435) - Two bombs exploded. Santa Eugenia Station (train number 21713) - One bomb exploded. Calle Téllez (train number 17305) - Four bombs exploded. Over 2000 people were injured. On 3 April 2004 the presumed perpetrators committed suicide by setting off explosives, killing themselves and one of the police officers in Leganés, south of Madrid.

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