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34th year  -  N° 345                 Wednesday, 11 December 2019         Antwerpen		
Out in the Real World




36 events for 10 November:

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    1558 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 10th of November 0461

    45th Pope Leo I aka Saint Leo Magnus dies of unknown causes at the age of 61 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.


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    778 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 10th of November 1241

    179th Pope Celestinus IV dies of wear and age in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

    Celestinus IV occupied the throne for only seventeen days.


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    536 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 10th of November 1483

    Theologian and church reformer Martin Luther is born in Martin Luthers Geburtshaus, Lutherstraße 16, Eisleben, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany.


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    470 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 10th of November 1549

    220th Pope Paulus III dies of unknown causes at the age of 81 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.


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    260 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 10th of November 1759

    Poet, philosopher, historian and playwright Friedrich Johann Christoph Schiller is born in Marbach am Neckar, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.


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    172 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 10th of November 1847

    92 die in Stephen Whitney passenger sail vessel shipwreck in West Calf Island, Ireland.


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    148 Years Ago Today He Presumed Doctor Livingstone

    Friday 10th of November 1871

    30-year-old Journalist and explorer Henry Morton Stanley aka Bula Matari (Breaker of Rocks) known for his quote “Dr. Livingstone, I presume?” meets David Livingstone, of whom little had been heard since his departure for Africa in 1866 to search for the source of the Nile, with the famous line "Doctor Livingstone, I presume?" in Ujiji, Kigoma, Tanzania.

    It may also have been a fabrication as Stanley tore out of his diary the pages relating to the encounter. Neither man mentioned it in any of the letters they wrote at this time. Livingstone's account of the encounter does not mention these words.


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    131 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 10th of November 1888

    Aircraft designer Andrei Nikolayevich Tupolev is born in Pustomazovo, Tver Oblast, Russia.


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    128 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of November 1891

    Poet Arthur Jean Nicolas Rimbaud dies of bone cancer at the age of 37 in Hôpital de la Conception, Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France.


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    123 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of November 1896

    Victim of D. C. Stephenson aka The Grand Dragon of the Realm of the Indiana Ku-Klux-Klan Madge Augustine Oberholtzer is born in Clay City, Indiana, United States.


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    115 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 10th of November 1904

    Victim of Fritz Haarmann aka Der Hannover Werwolf Adolf Hennies is born in Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany.


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    100 Years Ago Today

    Monday 10th of November 1919

    Weapon designer Mikhail Kalashnikov known for the AK-47 assault rifle is born in Kurya, Altaysky Kray, Russia.


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    96 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 10th of November 1923

    17-year-old Adolf Hannappel is killed and his meat sold by serial killer Fritz Haarmann aka Der Hannover Werwolf in Das Mordhaus, Rote Reihe 4, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany.


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    94 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of November 1925

    Actor Richard Burton is born as Richard Walter Jenkins in Pontrhydyfen, Wales, United Kingdom.


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    91 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 10th of November 1928

    Composer Ennio Morricone is born in Rome, Lazio, Italy.


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    87 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 10th of November 1932

    Actor Roy Richard Scheider is born in Orange, New Jersey, United States.


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    81 Years Ago Today It Was 9.05 in the Morning

    Thursday 10th of November 1938

    Army officer, revolutionary and first President of Turkey Mustafa Kemal Atatürk aka Father of the Turks dies of cirrhosis of the liver at the age of 57 in Dolmabahçe Palace, Istanbul, Marmara, Turkey.

    The clock in the bedroom where Atatürk died is still set to the time of his death, 9.05 in the morning.


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    79 Years Ago Today He Was Screaming

    Sunday 10th of November 1940

    Musician David Edward Sutch aka Screaming Lord Sutch aka 3rd Earl of Harrow is born in New End Hospital, London, Hampstead, Greater London, United Kingdom.


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    79 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 10th of November 1940

    39-year-old Film director and animator Walt Walter Elias Disney signs an agreement with the FBI to report on subversive activities in Hollywood in Los Angeles, California, United States.


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    59 Years Ago Today He Became One of the Youngest

    Thursday 10th of November 1960

    Murderer Francis Robert George Henry James Forsyth aka Flossie is executed by hanging by Harry Allen at the age of 18 in Wandsworth Prison, London, Wandsworth, Greater London, United Kingdom.

    Forsyth became one of the youngest prisoners to be executed in a British prison in the 20th century.


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    59 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 10th of November 1960

    Murderer Norman James Harris aka Flash is executed by hanging by Robert Stewart at the age of 21 in HM Prison Pentonville, Caledonian Road, London, Islington, Greater London, United Kingdom.


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    57 Years Ago Today He Was Raising Hell

    Saturday 10th of November 1962

    21-year-old Mass murderer Richard Benjamin Speck aka Born to Raise Hell is arrested for ‘howling and yelling’ in Major Theatre, 2830 Samuel Blvd, Dallas, Texas, United States.


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    55 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of November 1964

    School shooter Patrick Edward Purdy aka The Stockton Schoolyard Shooter is born in Tacoma, Washington, United States.


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    55 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of November 1964

    Serial killer Gao Chengyong aka The Chinese Jack the Ripper is born in Qingcheng, Gansu, China.


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    45 Years Ago Today The Plan Went Wrong

    Sunday 10th of November 1974

    Judge and President of Germany’s Superior Court of Justice Günter George Richard Ernst von Drenkmann is shot dead in his house by die Rote Armee Fraktion / Bewegung 2 Juni as represaille for the death of Holger Meins at the age of 64 in Bayernallee 10-11, Berlin, Westend, Berlin, Germany.

    The attack on von Drenkmann had actually been part of planned kidnapping for ransom that went wrong.


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    42 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 10th of November 1977

    16-year-old Robert Winch is strangled by serial killer John Wayne Gacy aka The Killer Clown in 8213 West Summerdale Avenue, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.


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    39 Years Ago Today

    Monday 10th of November 1980

    26-year-old Douglas Stewart is attacked by serial killer Dennis Nilsen aka Killing For Company in 195 Melrose Avenue, London, Greater London, United Kingdom.

    Although Stewart called the police almost immediately after the attack, the officers refused to take action; reportedly they considered the incident to be a domestic disagreement.


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    37 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 10th of November 1982

    Soviet statesman Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev dies of a heart attack at the age of 76 in Moscow, Central Federal District, Russia.


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    26 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 10th of November 1993

    Murderer Anthony Quinn Cook is executed by lethal injection at the age of 40 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.

    Cook's last meal request was for a double-meat bacon cheeseburger and a strawberry shake.


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    18 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 10th of November 2001

    Writer Ken Kenneth Elton Kesey known for One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest dies of complications after liver surgery at the age of 66 in Eugene, Oregon, United States.


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    15 Years Ago Today He Was in the Catacombs of Justice Again

    Wednesday 10th of November 2004

    Murderer Frederick Patrick McWilliams is executed by lethal injection at the age of 31 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.

    McWilliams' last meal request was for fried chicken breasts, lasagna, egg rolls, shrimp fried rice, chimichangas, turkey with liver and gizzard dressing, dirty rice, cranberry sauce and lemonade. His last words were "Well, here we are again folks in the catacombs of justice."



  • 14 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Thursday 10th of November 2005

    Pig remains after slaughtering at Art Farm in Yang Zhen, Shunyi, China.


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    13 Years Ago Today

    Friday 10th of November 2006

    Actor Jack Palance dies of natural causes at the age of 87 in Montecito, California, United States.


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    12 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 10th of November 2007

    Writer Norman Kingsley Mailer dies of acute renal failure at the age of 84 in Mount Sinai Hospital, One Gustave L. Levy Place, New York, Manhattan, New York, United States.


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    11 Years Ago Today

    Monday 10th of November 2008

    Serial killer Arthur John Shawcross aka The Genesee River Killer dies of cardiac arrest at the age of 63 in Albany Medical Center, New Scotland Avenue, Albany, New York, United States.


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    10 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of November 2009

    Serial killer John Allen Muhammad aka The Beltway Sniper is executed by lethal injection at the age of 49 in Greensville Correctional Center, Jarratt, Virginia, United States.

    Muhammad was offered a selection of a last meal which he accepted but refused publication of its contents. However Muhammad's attorney J. Wyndal Gordon told the Associated Press that Muhammad's last meal consisted of "chicken and red sauce, and some cakes".



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