Friday, November 18, 2016

31st year - N° 323 Friday, 18 November 2016

31st year - N° 323 Friday, 18 November 2016

18 November / Today's 8 Events:
90 years ago

Thursday 18th of November 1926

Wilhelmina Edmunds is raped and strangled by serial killer Earle Leonard Nelson aka The Gorilla Murderer in San Francisco, California, United States.

71 years ago

Sunday 18th of November 1945

First female chief of the Cherokee Nation Wilma Pearl Mankiller is born in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, United States.

The family surname Mankiller refers to a traditional Cherokee military rank, it is Asgaya-dihi in the Cherokee language.

57 years ago

Wednesday 18th of November 1959

Double murderess Karla Faye Tucker aka The Pick Axe Murderess is born in Houston, Texas, United States.

54 years ago

Sunday 18th of November 1962

Physicist Niels Henrik David Bohr dies of heart failure at the age of 77 in Carlsberg, Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark.

40 years ago He Was Unconcerned but not Indifferent

Thursday 18th of November 1976

Artist Man Ray, originally Emmanuel Radnitzky dies of a lung infection at the age of 86 in Paris, Île-de-France, France.

39 years ago

Friday 18th of November 1977

Tommy Boling is strangled by serial killer John Wayne Gacy aka The Killer Clown in 8213 West Summerdale Avenue, Cook, Chicago, Illinois, United States.

38 years ago

Saturday 18th of November 1978

Founder and leader of the Peoples Temple Jim James Warren Jones commits suicide by a shot in the head at the age of 47 in Peoples Temple Agricultural Project, Jonestown, Barima-Waini, Guyana.

That same day Jones coaxed 910 inhabitants of Jonestown including 303 children into a mass suicide by drinking cyanide-laced grape-flavored Flavor Aid. At the end of a 45-minute recording made during the mass suicide, Jones concluded: "We didn't commit suicide; we committed an act of revolutionary suicide protesting the conditions of an inhumane world."

11 years ago The Eyes had it

Friday 18th of November 2005

Happy visitors at Art Farm in Yang Zhen, Shunyi, China.

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