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34th year  -  N° 345                 Wednesday, 11 December 2019         Antwerpen		
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22 events for 11 November:

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    526 Years Ago Today He Was Next to Celsus

    Saturday 11th of November 1493

    Physician, botanist, alchemist, astrologer and occultist Paracelsus is born as Philippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim in Einsiedeln, Egg, Schwyz, Switzerland.


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    295 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 11th of November 1724

    Highwayman Joseph Blake aka Blueskin is executed by hanging at the age of 24 in Tyburn Tree, London, Tyburn, Greater London, United Kingdom.


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    198 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 11th of November 1821

    Writer Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky is born in Ul. Dostoevskogo 2, Moscow, Central Federal District, Russia.


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    164 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 11th of November 1855

    Philosopher, theologian and social critic Søren Aabye Kierkegaard dies of Pott disease at the age of 42 in Frederiks Hospital, Bredgade, Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark.


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    139 Years Ago Today It Came to This

    Thursday 11th of November 1880

    Bushranger, outlaw and gang leader Ned Edward Kelly is executed by hanging at the age of 26 in Melbourne Gaol, Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

    Kelly's last words were "Ah, well, I suppose it has come to this".


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    134 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 11th of November 1885

    War leader George Smith Patton aka Old Blood and Guts is born in San Gabriel, California, United States.


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    118 Years Ago Today

    Monday 11th of November 1901

    Wife of Joseph Goebbels Magda Johanna Maria Magdalena Behrend aka Engelchen is born in Berlin, Berlin, Germany.


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    115 Years Ago Today

    Friday 11th of November 1904

    Government official and presumed Soviet spy Alger Hiss is born in Baltimore, Maryland, United States.


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    97 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 11th of November 1922

    Writer Kurt Vonnegut is born in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States.


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    81 Years Ago Today

    Friday 11th of November 1938

    Asymptomatic carrier of the pathogen associated with typhoid fever Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary dies of pneumonia at the age of 69 in Riverside Hospital, New York, North Brother Island, New York, United States.

    Mallon spent her life in quarantine at the Riverside Hospital since 27 March 1915. Six years before her death she was paralyzed by a stroke. An autopsy found evidence of live typhoid bacteria in her gallbladder.


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    48 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 11th of November 1971

    Murderer Ron Scott Shamburger is born in Longview, Texas, United States.


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    46 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 11th of November 1973

    25-year-old Serial killer Edmund Emil Kemper aka The Co-ed Killer is sentenced to 8 life-sentences to be served in in California Medical Facility, Vaccaville, California, United States.


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    44 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 11th of November 1975

    Postal worker and would-be assassin Richard Paul Pavlick dies of natural causes at the age of 88 in Veterans Administration Hospital, 718 Smyth Road, Manchester, New Hampshire, United States.


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    43 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 11th of November 1976

    Sculptor Alexander 'Sandy' Calder dies of a heart attack at the age of 78 in New York City, New York, United States.


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    43 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 11th of November 1976

    Double murderer Ryan Heath Dickson is born in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States.


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    42 Years Ago Today

    Friday 11th of November 1977

    23-year-old Mary Muldoon is beaten, shot and drowned by serial killer Gerald Stano aka Blind Fury in Daytona Beach, Florida, United States.


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    37 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 11th of November 1982

    33-year-old Member of the Rote Armee Fraktion and Sozialistisches Patientenkollektiv Brigitte Margret Ida Mohnhaupt is arrested in Dietzenbacher Straße, Heusenstamm, Hessen, Germany.

    Mohnhaupt was caught along with Adelheid Schulz entering a Rote Armee Fraktion arms cache which had been staked out by GSG 9 policemen for three weeks.


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    33 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 11th of November 1986

    180 die in Oklele ferry sinking in Gonâve Island, Haiti.


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    30 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 11th of November 1989

    22-year-old Frances 'Franny' Brown is raped, beaten and strangled by serial killer Arthur Shawcross aka The Genesee River Killer in Seth Green Drive, Rochester, New York, United States.


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    19 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 11th of November 2000

    155 die in funicular railway fire in Gletscherbahn Kaprun 2, Kaprun, Salzburg, Austria.

    The Austrian Nobel Prize winner Elfriede Jelinek incorporated the disaster in her 2003 play 'In den Alpen'.


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    15 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 11th of November 2004

    Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat dies of a massive hemorrhagic cerebrovascular accident at the age of 75 in Hôpital d'instruction des Armées Percy, Clamart, Île-de-France, France.

    Numerous theories have appeared regarding Arafat's death, with the most prominent being poisoning by polonium and AIDS-related illnesses, as well as liver disease or a platelet disorder.



  • 13 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Saturday 11th of November 2006

    Some dirt from the Hole for an exhibition in Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium.



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