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34th year  -  N° 346                 Thursday, 12 December 2019         Antwerpen		
We Don't Wear No Swastikas




18 events for 2 June:

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    484 Years Ago Today He Was Beginning to See the Light

    Sunday 2nd of June 1535

    232nd Pope Leo XI aka Papa Lampo is born as Alessandro Ottaviano de' Medici in Firenze, Toscana, Italy.


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    279 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 2nd of June 1740

    Revolutionary politician, philosopher and writer Donatien Alphonse François de Sade aka Marquis de Sade is born in Hôtel de Condé, Paris, VIe, Île-de-France, France.


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    184 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 2nd of June 1835

    257th Pope Pius X is born as Giuseppe Melchiorre Sarto in Riese, Treviso, Italy.


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    179 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 2nd of June 1840

    Poet Thomas Hardy is born in Stinsford, Dorset, United Kingdom.


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    128 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 2nd of June 1891

    Admiral Takijirō Ōnishi aka The Father of the Kamikaze is born in Tamba, Japan.


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    115 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 2nd of June 1904

    Competition swimmer and actor Johnny Weissmuller known his role as Tarzan is born as Peter Johann Weißmüller in Timișoara, Timiș, Romania.


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    73 Years Ago Today They Better Let Him Sleep

    Sunday 2nd of June 1946

    Serial killer Peter William Sutcliffe aka The Yorkshire Ripper is born in Bingley, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom.


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    71 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 2nd of June 1948

    Nazi doctor Joachim Mrugowsky is executed by hanging at the age of 43 in Kriegsverbrechergefängnis, Landsberg am Lech, Oberbayern, Germany.

    Along with Mrugowsky, six other Nazi doctors were executed on this day.


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    71 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 2nd of June 1948

    SS-Gruppenführer and leader of the Aktion T4 euthanasia program Karl Brandt is executed by hanging at the age of 44 in Kriegsverbrechergefängnis, Landsberg am Lech, Oberbayern, Germany.

    Along with Brandt, six other Nazi doctors were executed on this day.


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    60 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 2nd of June 1959

    Musician Lydia Lunch is born as Lydia Anne Koch in Rochester, New York, United States.


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    60 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 2nd of June 1959

    21-year-old Dagmar Klimek is thrown out of a train and then raped and stabbed to death by serial killer Heinrich Pommerenke aka The Beast of the Black Forest in Ebringen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

    Pommerenke risked his own life by jumping after Klimek out of the riding train.


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    59 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 2nd of June 1960

    Cop killer Stephen Ray Nethery is born in Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States.


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    53 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 2nd of June 1966

    41-year-old Wiener Aktionist Otto Muehl performs 'Aktion nr. 28 / Ornament ist ein Verbrechen' with Günter Brus in Villa Adolf Loos, Eßlergasse 9, Wien, Wien, Austria.


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    52 Years Ago Today

    Friday 2nd of June 1967

    Student Benno Ohnesorg is killed by a policeman during a demonstration at the age of 27 in Krumme Strasse 66, Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

    Ohnesorg was killed by plain-clothes police officer Karl-Heinz Kurras, who was an undercover agent of the East German secret police Stasi, during a protest meeting against a visit of the Sjah of Iran. His death would spark off the rise of the Baader-Meinhof-Gruppe, and its allies Bewegung 2. Juni.


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    39 Years Ago Today

    Monday 2nd of June 1980

    Mass murderer Seth Stephen Privacky is born in Muskegon, Michigan, United States.


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    29 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 2nd of June 1990

    Film and stage actor Rex Reginald Carey Harrison dies of pancreatic cancer at the age of 82 in New York, Manhattan, New York, United States.



  • 16 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Monday 2nd of June 2003

    A seating stage in WP Zimmer, Gasstraat 90, Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium.


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    11 Years Ago Today

    Monday 2nd of June 2008

    Musician Bo Diddley aka The Originator dies of heart failure at the age of 80 in Archer, Florida, United States.



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