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32nd year  -  N° 323                 Sunday, 19 November 2017         Antwerpen		
In Heaven Everything is Fine
Today's 20 Events:

19 November

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    186 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 19th of November 1831

    20th President of the United States James Abraham Garfield is born in Moreland Hills, Ohio, United States.


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    119 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 19th of November 1898

    Wife of Bruno Richard Hauptmann Anna Schoeffler is born in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.


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    113 Years Ago Today He Was the Perfect Child

    Saturday 19th of November 1904

    Kidnapper and murderer Nathan Freudenthal Leopold aka The Perfect Murderer is born in 3223 Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, United States.


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    100 Years Ago Today

    Monday 19th of November 1917

    First female Prime Minister of India Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi is born in Anand Bhavan, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India.


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    84 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 19th of November 1933

    Television host Larry King is born as Lawrence Harvey Zeiger in New York, Brooklyn, New York, United States.


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    79 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 19th of November 1938

    Media tycoon Ted Robert Edward Turner known for founding Cable News Network aka CNN is born in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States.


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    75 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 19th of November 1942

    Underwear designer Calvin Richard Klein is born in New York, Bronx, New York, United States.


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    68 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 19th of November 1949

    Artist James Sidney Edouard Ensor dies of unknown causes at the age of 89 in Heilig Hart Ziekenhuis, Gouwelozestraat 100, Oostende, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.


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    55 Years Ago Today

    Monday 19th of November 1962

    Actress Jodie Alicia Christian Foster is born in Los Angeles, California, United States.


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    54 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 19th of November 1963

    38-year-old Satan worshipper and serial rapist Edward John Louis Paisnel aka The Beast of Jersey assaults an unidentified 11-year-old boy in Trinity, Jersey, United Kingdom.


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    46 Years Ago Today

    Friday 19th of November 1971

    25-year-old Artist Chris Christopher Burden performs 'Shoot' in F Space, 1514 E Edinger Avenue, Santa Ana, California, United States.


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    40 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 19th of November 1977

    131 die in Transportes Aeros Portugueses Boeing 727-282 Advanced Flight 425 crash and explosion in Madeira Airport, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal.


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    38 Years Ago Today

    Monday 19th of November 1979

    20-year-old Performance artist Danny Devos aka DDV performs 'A-B' with Lud Vandevelde in Koninklijke Akademie voor Schone Kunsten, Berouw, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

    For an exhibition at the Academy of Fine Arts I painted a line of lime through the city with Lud Vandevelde as a connection between the studios and the exhibition space. Halfway we were arrested by the police.


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    33 Years Ago Today

    Monday 19th of November 1984

    544 die in Petroleos Mexicanos storage and distribution facility explosion in San Juanico, Mexico City, Mexico.

    The San Juanico disaster was one of the deadliest industrial disasters in world history.


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    26 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 19th of November 1991

    80 die in train derailment in Tehuacán, Puebla, Mexico.


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    26 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 19th of November 1991

    140 die in sailboat shipwreck in Cape Maisí, Guantanamo, Cuba.


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    24 Years Ago Today

    Friday 19th of November 1993

    81 die in toy factory fire in Kuiyon, Shenzen, China.

    During the fire most of the doors and windows were locked to keep people inside the factory during working hours.



  • 15 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Tuesday 19th of November 2002

    Curious pigs wondering why a performance artist wants to present one of his works in their sty in Vermeersch Pig Farm, Zedelgemsesteenweg 64, Eernegem, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.


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    8 Years Ago Today She Said Hi to Forever

    Thursday 19th of November 2009

    Fashion model Daul Kim commits suicide by hanging at the age of 20 in Paris, Île-de-France, France.

    A final post on Kim's blog read: “Say hi to forever.”


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    3 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 19th of November 2014

    Film and theatre director Mike Nichols dies of a heart attack at the age of 83 in New York, Manhattan, New York, United States.