Monday, April 3, 2017

32nd year - N° 93 Monday, 3 April 2017

32nd year - N° 93 Monday, 3 April 2017

3 April / Today's 14 Events:
187 years ago

Saturday 3rd of April 1830

18-year-old Foundling Kaspar Hauser aka The Wild Child is found bleeding from a wound to the right side of his head in Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany.

Hauser quickly revived and stated that he climbed on a chair to get some books, the chair fell and while trying to hold on to something he accidentally tore down a pistol hanging on the wall, causing a shot to go off.

154 years ago

Friday 3rd of April 1863

Painter, architect and interior designer Henry Clemens Van de Velde is born in Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium.

109 years ago

Friday 3rd of April 1908

Serial killer Bruno Lüdke is born in Köpenick, Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

93 years ago He Was a Wild One

Thursday 3rd of April 1924

Actor and film director Marlon Brando aka The Godfather is born in Omaha, Nebraska, United States.

93 years ago

Thursday 3rd of April 1924

Actress, singer and animal rights activist Doris Day, originally Doris Von Kappelhoff is born in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States.

87 years ago

Thursday 3rd of April 1930

Frau Hau is attacked by serial killer Peter Kürten aka The Vampire of Düsseldorf in Hofgarten, Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

81 years ago

Friday 3rd of April 1936

Kidnapper Bruno Richard Hauptmann is executed by Old Sparky at the age of 37 in Trenton State Prison, Trenton, New Jersey, United States.

55 years ago She Waited until Tuesday

Tuesday 3rd of April 1962

Murderess Brenda Spencer known for Not Liking Mondays is born in San Diego, California, United States.

55 years ago

Tuesday 3rd of April 1962

Serial killer Roberto Succo aka L'Assassino della Luna Piena aka Il Mostro di Mestre aka Roberto il Folle is born in Venezia, Veneto, Italy.

52 years ago

Saturday 3rd of April 1965

28-year-old Horst Otto is released from prison after serving 5 years for the murder of Manuela Knodt in Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

Knodt was actually killed by Joachim Kroll aka Jockel aka Der Ruhrkannibale.

47 years ago

Friday 3rd of April 1970

40-year-old Writer James Graham Ballard opens his 'Crashed Cars' exhibition in Institute for Research in Art and Technology, Gordon Street, London, Greater London, United Kingdom.

The wrecks of a white Pontiac, a Mini and an Austin Cambridge A60 were on show while a topless woman interviewed guests about their reactions.

43 years ago She became Tania

Wednesday 3rd of April 1974

20-year-old Newspaper heiress, kidnap victim and member of the Symbionese Liberation Army Patty Patricia Campbell Hearst announces on an audiotape that she joined the Symbionese Liberation Army and assumed the name 'Tania' in San Francisco, California, United States.

'Tania' was inspired by the nom de guerre of Che Guevara's comrade Haydée Tamara Bunke Bider.

36 years ago

Friday 3rd of April 1981

22-year-old Performance artist Danny Devos aka DDV performs 'Lift Off' with Etat Brut at the Underground on Stage festival in Beursschouwburg, Auguste Ortsstraat 22, Brussel, Brabant, Belgium.

During a concert by Etat Brut I was standing before a filmscreen and threw my right leg as high as I could several times. To my left foot a rope was fastened at which somebody pulled at a non-defined moment. I suffered a concussion of the brain.

21 years ago

Wednesday 3rd of April 1996

54-year-old Mathematician and serial bomber Theodore John 'Ted' Kaczynski aka The Unabomber is arrested in his forest cabin in Unabomber Cabin, Lincoln, Montana, United States.

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