Sunday, May 3, 2015

30th year - N° 123 Sunday, 3 May 2015

30th year - N° 123 Sunday, 3 May 2015

3 May / Today's 14 Events:
546 years ago

Monday 3rd of May 1469

Political philosopher and poet Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli aka The Prince is born in Firenze, Toscana, Italy.

117 years ago

Tuesday 3rd of May 1898

Golda Meyerson Meir, originally Golda Mabovitch is born in Kiev, Ukraine, Russia.

111 years ago

Tuesday 3rd of May 1904

Singer and actor Bing Harry Lillis Crosby is born in 1112 North J Street, Tacoma, Washington, United States.

81 years ago Il Était un Métèque

Thursday 3rd of May 1934

Singer-songwriter Georges Moustaki, originally Giuseppe Mustacchi is born in Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt.

75 years ago

Friday 3rd of May 1940

Sound engineer and producer Conny Konrad Plank is born in Hütschenhausen, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.

65 years ago

Wednesday 3rd of May 1950

Self-proclaimed prophet and cult leader Jeffrey Don Lundgren aka aka The Volunteer is born in Independence, Missouri, United States.

36 years ago

Thursday 3rd of May 1979

50-year-old Serial killer Charles Ray Hatcher aka Evil Incarnate is arrested posing as Ron Springer for the assault of 7-year-old Thomas Morton in Omaha, Nebraska, United States.

34 years ago

Sunday 3rd of May 1981

22-year-old Performance artist Danny Devos aka DDV performs 'On a Sundaymorning' in Odessa Rood, Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands.

In a closed off garage I made an installation on a sunday morning with loud noise music and slide-projections.

33 years ago

Monday 3rd of May 1982

36-year-old Serial killer Michel Bellen aka The Strangler of the Left Bank is released after serving 17 years of a life sentence in Centrale Gevangenis, Geldenaakse Vest, Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium.

Six months later Bellen strangled a woman in Leuven.

24 years ago He Went to Eternity

Friday 3rd of May 1991

Writer Jerzy Kosiński, originally Józef Lewinkopf commits suicide by ingesting a lethal amount of alcohol and drugs and wrapping a plastic bag around his head and suffocating to death at the age of 58 in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States.

Kosiński suffered from multiple illnesses towards the end of his life and he was under attack from journalists who accused him of plagiarism. By his late 50s he was suffering from an irregular heartbeat as well as severe physical and nervous exhaustion. His parting note read: "I am going to put myself to sleep now for a bit longer than usual. Call it Eternity."

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10 years ago The Eyes had it

Tuesday 3rd of May 2005

A stuffed fox in the Natural History Museum in Vladivostok, Primorsky Krai, Russia.

9 years ago

Wednesday 3rd of May 2006

113 die in Armavia Airbus A320-211 Flight 967 crash in Sochi airport, Sochi, Krasnodar Krai, Russia.

9 years ago

Wednesday 3rd of May 2006

Artist Karel Christiaan Appel dies of heart failure at the age of 85 in Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland.

8 years ago The Eyes had it

Thursday 3rd of May 2007

Weird technical architectures for aerospace experiments in Aerodynamischer Park, Adlershof, Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

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