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34th year  -  N° 341                 Saturday, 7 December 2019         Antwerpen		
Home is Where the Heart is




35 events for 1 June:

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    218 Years Ago Today

    Monday 1st of June 1801

    2nd President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Brigham Young is born in Whitingham, Vermont, United States.


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    196 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 1st of June 1823

              Paul Thomas Zimmermann           is poisoned with arsenic by serial poisoner Gesche Gottfried aka Der Engel von Bremen in Bremen, Freie Hansestadt Bremen, Germany.

    Zimmerman was Gottfried's fiancé.        


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    174 Years Ago Today the Holy Fire Got Him

    Sunday 1st of June 1845

    254th Pope Gregorius XVI aka Mauro dies of facial erysipelas at the age of 80 in Vatican City, Rome, Lazio, Italy.


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    162 Years Ago Today

    Monday 1st of June 1857

    'Les Fleurs du Mal' by 36-year-old Poet and art critic Charles Pierre Baudelaire known for ‘Les Fleurs du Mal’ is first published in Paris, Île-de-France, France.

    The author and the publisher were prosecuted under the regime of the Second Empire for insult to public decency.


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    151 Years Ago Today

    Monday 1st of June 1868

    15th President of the United States James Buchanan dies of respiratory failure at the age of 77 in Wheatland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.


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    133 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 1st of June 1886

    Trained nurse and triple murderess Daisy de Melker is born as Daisy Louisa Hancorn-Smith in Seven Fountains, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.


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    100 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 1st of June 1919

    The body of 48-year-old Revolutionary socialist and founder of the Spartacist Rote Fahne Rosa Luxemburg aka Rote Rosa is found floating in Landwehrkanal, Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

    Luxemburg had been shot dead by the by the Freikorps' Garde-Kavallerie-Schützendivision on 15 January 1915.


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    93 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 1st of June 1926

    Actress Marilyn Monroe is born as Norma Jeane Mortenson in Los Angeles County Hospital, 1200 N State Street, Los Angeles, California, United States.


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    93 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 1st of June 1926

    53-year-old Minnie May is raped and strangled by serial killer Earle Leonard Nelson aka The Gorilla Murderer in Detroit, Michigan, United States.


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    92 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 1st of June 1927

    Serial killer András Pándy aka Father Bluebeard is born in Csap, Podkarpatská, Czechoslovakia.


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    92 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 1st of June 1927

    Presumed axe murderess Lizzie Lizbeth Andrew Borden dies of pneumonia at the age of 67 in Borden House, Fall River, Massachusetts, United States.


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    86 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 1st of June 1933

    Murderer Willie Jasper Darden is born in Greene County, North Carolina, United States.


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    85 Years Ago Today

    Friday 1st of June 1934

    Singer and actor Pat Charles Eugene Boone is born in Jacksonville, Florida, United States.


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    82 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 1st of June 1937

    33-year-old Truett Eugene Rowe is shot dead by cop killer George Osborne in Gallup, New Mexico, United States.


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    80 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 1st of June 1939

    99 die in HMS Thetis (N25) submarine sinking in Liverpool Bay, Merseyside, United Kingdom.


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    76 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 1st of June 1943

    Self-styled Nazi and mass murderer Fred Frederick Cowan is born in New Rochelle, New York, United States.


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    66 Years Ago Today

    Monday 1st of June 1953

    Serial killer David Richard Berkowitz aka Son of Sam is born as Richard David Falco in New York, Brooklyn, New York, United States.


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    66 Years Ago Today

    Monday 1st of June 1953

    Cop killer Philip Ray Workman is born in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, United States.


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    60 Years Ago Today

    Monday 1st of June 1959

    Murderer John Frazier is executed by Old Sparky at the age of 44 in Florida State Prison, 23916 NW 83rd Ave., Raiford, Florida, United States.


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    59 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 1st of June 1960

    Younger sister of Reichsführer Adolf Hitler Paula Hitler aka Paula Wolf dies of unknown causes at the age of 64 in Berchtesgaden, Bayern, Germany.


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    57 Years Ago Today

    Friday 1st of June 1962

    37-year-old Wiener Aktionist Otto Muehl performs 'Die Blutorgel' in Perinetkeller, Perinetgasse 1, Wien, Wien, Austria.

    It was a joint Aktion by Muehl, Hermann Nitsch and Adolf Frohner that lasted four days. A manifest 'Die Blutorgel' was published on the same occasion.


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    54 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 1st of June 1965

    25-year-old Serial killer Klaus Gosmann aka Der Mittagsmörder is arrested after robbing a handbag in Kaufhaus Brenninkmeyer and killing Hermann Thieme on the run in Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany.


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    48 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 1st of June 1971

    46-year-old Wiener Aktionist Otto Muehl performs 'Aktion' in Sinkkasten, Brönnerstraße 5-9, Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany.


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    47 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 1st of June 1972

    Members of Left-wing militant group the Rote Armee Fraktion aka Baader-Meinhof Gruppe Andreas Baader, Jan-Carl Raspe and Holger Meins are arrested after a shootout with the police in Hofeckweg 2-4, Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany.

    During the siege Baader is shot in the leg.


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    45 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 1st of June 1974

    22-year-old Brenda Carol Ball is abducted and killed by serial killer Ted Bundy aka The Only Living Witness in Flame Tavern, 12803 S. Ambaum Blvd., Seattle, Burien, Washington, United States.


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    39 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 1st of June 1980

    Ed Healy is attacked by serial killer Larry Eyler aka The Leather Boy Killer in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States.

    Healy was handcuffed for sex, then beaten for an hour and threatened with a shotgun by Eyler.


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    34 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 1st of June 1985

    Noise music band Club Moral play their 45th concert at the New International festival in The Old Ambulance Station, 306 Old Kent Road, London, Greater London, United Kingdom.


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    30 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 1st of June 1989

    64-year-old Mass murderer John Emil List aka The Bogeyman of Westfield is arrested for the murders of his mother, wife and three children on 9 November 1971 in Richmond, Virginia, United States.

    List's neighbor viewed the America's Most Wanted broadcast on the case, recognized the profile and alerted authorities. All the time List had been working as an accountant under the name Robert Peter 'Bob' Clark in Midlothian, Virginia.


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    24 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 1st of June 1995

    Double murderer Fletcher Thomas Mann is executed by lethal injection at the age of 34 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.


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    20 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 1st of June 1999

    Murderer and necrophiliac William Hamilton Little is executed by lethal injection at the age of 39 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.


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    18 Years Ago Today

    Friday 1st of June 2001

    After indulging in a drinking binge, 30-year-old King Dipendra of Nepal kills his father King Birendra, his mother Queen Aishwarya, his brother Prince Nirajan, Princess Shruti, Prince Dhirendra, Princess Shanti, Princess Sharada, Kumar Khadga and Princess Jayanti, before shooting himself in the head in Narayanhity Royal Palace, Kathmandu, Bagmati, Nepal.

    Dipendra was in a coma for three days and was proclaimed King in his hospital bed. He died on 4 June 2001.



  • 16 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Sunday 1st of June 2003

    Colourful landscape design in Hof ter Saksen, Beveren, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium.


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    12 Years Ago Today

    Friday 1st of June 2007

    79-year-old Pathologist and euthanasia activist Jack Jacob Kevorkian aka Doctor Death is released from prison after serving eight of his 10 to 25 years sentence from 1999 in Coldwater, Michigan, United States.


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    11 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 1st of June 2008

    Fashion designer Yves Henri Donat Mathieu Saint Laurent dies of brain cancer at the age of 72 in Paris, Île-de-France, France.


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    10 Years Ago Today

    Monday 1st of June 2009

    228 die in Air France Airbus A330-203 Flight 447 crash in the North Atlantic Ocean.

    The wreckage was located nearly two years after the accident.



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