35th year  -  N° 192                 Friday, 10 July 2020         Antwerpen		
The Man with the Red Face
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Tuesday 19th of May 1987

33 years ago She Carried Out Her Plan

Science fiction writer Alice Bradley Sheldon aka James Tiptree Jr. commits suicide a shot in the head at the age of 72 in McLean, Virginia, United States.

Sheldon shot dead her invalid and blind 84-year-old husband Huntingdon in his sleep first. Sheldon herself was suffering health issues caused by a lifetime of smoking.