34th year  -  N° 264                 Saturday, 21 September 2019         Antwerpen		
Knocking on Heaven's Door
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Tuesday 11th of September 1973

46 years ago

28th President of Chile Salvador Guillermo Gossens Allende commits suicide by a shot through the head at the age of 65 in Palacio de La Moneda, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile.

As troops surrounded the palace during a military coup Allende gave his last speech vowing not to resign. Then Allende committed suicide with an AK47 rifle gifted to him by Fidel Castro.