Saturday, March 5, 2016

31st year - N° 65 Saturday, 5 March 2016

31st year - N° 65 Saturday, 5 March 2016

5 March / Today's 12 Events:
201 years ago

Sunday 5th of March 1815

Physician and inventor of animal magnetism Franz Anton Mesmer known for Mesmerism dies of unknown causes at the age of 81 in Meersburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

145 years ago

Sunday 5th of March 1871

Revolutionary socialist and founder of the Spartacist Rote Fahne Rosa Luxemburg aka Rote Rosa is born in Zamość, Województwo Lubelskie, Poland.

106 years ago He Instantly Saw the Light

Saturday 5th of March 1910

Inventor of instant noodles Momofuku Andō, originally Wu Pai-fu is born in Kagi, Jiāyì Xiàn, Taiwan.

100 years ago

Sunday 5th of March 1916

445 die in Príncipe de Asturias ocean liner shipwreck in Ponta do Boi, Sao Sebastiao, São Paulo, Brazil.

94 years ago

Sunday 5th of March 1922

Writer and film director Pier Paolo Pasolini is born in Via Borgonuovo 4, Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy.

59 years ago He Was Totally Wired

Tuesday 5th of March 1957

Musician Mark Edward Smith known from The Fall is born in Broughton, Lancashire, United Kingdom.

56 years ago

Saturday 5th of March 1960

Double murderer Windell Broussard is born in Port Arthur, Texas, United States.

50 years ago

Saturday 5th of March 1966

124 die in British Overseas Airways Corporation Boeing 707-436 Flight 911 aka Speedbird 911 crash in Mount Fuji, Honshu Island, Japan.

Several booked passengers decided to cancel their tickets at the last moment in order to see a ninja demonstration. They were in Japan scouting locations for the fifth James Bond film, 'You Only Live Twice'.

36 years ago

Wednesday 5th of March 1980

Organiser of the Bayreuther Festspiele Winifred Wagner, originally Winifred Marjorie Williams dies of natural causes at the age of 83 in Überlingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

34 years ago

Friday 5th of March 1982

Comedian and actor John Adam Belushi dies of a drug overdose of cocaine and heroin at the age of 33 in Chateau-Marmont Hotel, Bungalow #3, 8221 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, United States.

9 years ago The Eyes had it

Monday 5th of March 2007

A pile of DVD's waiting to be processed into a multiple edition by AMVK in Oudstrijdersstraat 35, Borgerhout, Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium.

4 years ago

Monday 5th of March 2012

Serial killer William George Heirens aka Catch Me Before I Kill More dies of unknown causes at the age of 84 in University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States.

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