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34th year  -  N° 345                 Wednesday, 11 December 2019         Antwerpen		
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32 events for 13 November:

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    1152 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 13th of November 0867

    105th Pope Nicholaus I aka Saint Nicholas the Great dies of unknown causes at the age of 67 in Vatican City, Rome, Lazio, Italy.


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    1017 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 13th of November 1002

    34-year-old King of the English Æthelred the Unready orders to "slain all the Danish men who are in England" in Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom.

    The event is remembered as St. Brice's Day Massacre.


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    707 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 13th of November 1312

    King of England Edward III is born in Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, United Kingdom.

    To bolster further the independent prestige of the young prince, king Edward II had Edward III created Earl of Chester at only twelve days of age.


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    622 Years Ago Today

    Monday 13th of November 1397

    208th Pope Nicholaus V is born as Tommaso Parentucelli in Sarzana, Liguria, Italy.


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    384 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 13th of November 1635

    Celebrity Thomas Parr aka Old Tom Parr choked on some food and died at the table while eating with King Charles I at the age of 152 in London, Greater London, United Kingdom.


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    301 Years Ago Today Sandwiches Were not Yet Served

    Sunday 13th of November 1718

    4th Earl of Sandwich John Montagu known for inventing the Sandwich is born in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom.


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    170 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 13th of November 1849

    Murderess Marie Manning aka The Bermondsey Horror is executed by hanging at the age of 28 in Horsemonger Lane Gaol, London, Southwark, South London, .

    Manning's hanging was the first time a husband and wife had been executed together in the United Kingdom since 1700. Supposedly wearing black satin, Manning's hanging drew a crowd of 50.000, including writer Charles Dickens.


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    169 Years Ago Today He Was a Treasure on the Island

    Wednesday 13th of November 1850

    Writer Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson known for his novel ‘Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’ is born in 8 Howard Place, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom.


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    151 Years Ago Today

    Friday 13th of November 1868

    Composer Gioachino Antonio Rossini is born at the age of 76 in Passy, 2 Avenue Ingres, Paris, XVIe, Île-de-France, France.


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    119 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 13th of November 1900

    Cousin and first wife of Jesse James Zerelda Amanda Mimms dies of pneumonia at the age of 55 in 3402 Tracy Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri, United States.


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    110 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 13th of November 1909

    259 die in St. Paul’s Company mine fire in St. Paul’s Company, Cherry, Illinois, United States.


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    81 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 13th of November 1938

    Actress Jean Dorothy Seberg is born in Marshalltown, Iowa, United States.


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    79 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 13th of November 1940

    Wiener Aktionist Rudolf Schwarzkogler is born in Wien, Wien, Austria.


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    78 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 13th of November 1941

    Mass murderer Patrick Henry Sherrill known for the Edmond Post Office shooting is born in Watonga, Oklahoma, United States.


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    64 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 13th of November 1955

    Actress and television host Whoopi Goldberg is born as Caryn Elaine Johnson in New York, Manhattan, New York, United States.


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    59 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 13th of November 1960

    152 Kurdish schoolchildren die in Amouda Cinema fire in Amuda, Al Hasakah, Syria.

    The Egyptian horror film ‘The Midnight Ghost’ was playing.


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    55 Years Ago Today

    Friday 13th of November 1964

    David Russell is stabbed to death by serial killer Vaughn Greenwood aka The Skid Row Slasher in Los Angeles, California, United States.


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    55 Years Ago Today

    Friday 13th of November 1964

    Serial killer Hubert Geralds aka The Englewood Rapist is born in Chicago, Illinois, United States.


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    54 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 13th of November 1965

    92 die in SS Yarmouth Castle fire in Northwest Providence Channel, Atlantic Ocean.


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    49 Years Ago Today

    Friday 13th of November 1970

    Murderess Maria Groesbeek is executed by hanging at the age of 33 in Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa.

    “My husband wouldn’t give me a divorce, so I poisoned him with arsenic,” Groesbeek told police when they came to arrest her.


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    45 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 13th of November 1974

    Neorealist film director Vittorio De Sica dies of lung cancer at the age of 73 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Île-de-France, France.


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    45 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 13th of November 1974

    Chemical technician and labor union activist Karen Gay Silkwood dies in a car accident under unclear circumstances at the age of 28 in South Portland Avenue, Crescent, Oklahoma, United States.

    Silkwood's car was rammed from behind by another vehicle with the intent to cause an accident that would result in her death. Skid marks from Silkwood's car were present on the road, suggesting that she was trying to get back onto the road after being pushed from behind.


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    45 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 13th of November 1974

    43-year-old Ronald Sr., 42-year-old Louise, 18-year-old Dawn, 13-year-old Allison, 12-year-old Mark and 7-year-old John are shot dead by their son and brother 23-year-old Mass murderer Ronald Joseph 'Butch' DeFeo aka The Amityville Horror Murderer in 112 Ocean Avenue, Amityville, New York, United States.

    "Once I started, I just couldn’t stop. It went so fast."


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    42 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 13th of November 1977

    13-year-old Dolores Ann 'Dolly' Cepeda is raped and strangled by serial killers The Hillside Stranglers in 703 East Colorado Street, Los Angeles, Glendale, California, United States.


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    33 Years Ago Today The World Was Shocked

    Thursday 13th of November 1986

    Tenor Rudolf Schock aka Der Czárdás-König dies of a heart attack at the age of 71 in Düren, Gürzenich, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.


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    22 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 13th of November 1997

    Double murderer Dawud Majid Mu'Min is executed by lethal injection at the age of 44 in Greensville Correctional Center, Jarratt, Virginia, United States.



  • 20 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Saturday 13th of November 1999

    A welcoming act on the launch of the now defunct 'Café Belge' in Brussel, Brabant, Belgium.


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    15 Years Ago Today They Got Him in the Bottle

    Saturday 13th of November 2004

    Musician John 'Jhonn' Balance known from the experimental music group Coil falls to his death from a two story balcony under the influence of alcohol at his home at the age of 42 in London, Greater London, United Kingdom.



  • 14 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Sunday 13th of November 2005

    A courtyard of the Forbidden City in Beijing, Hebei, China.


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    10 Years Ago Today

    Friday 13th of November 2009

    47-year-old Anti-government protester Tang Fu-zhen sets herself ablaze in an act of protest against the demolition of a garment processing unit in Chengdu, Jinhua, Sichuan, China.

    Four members of Tang Fu-zhen's family ended up wounded and in the hospital. Tang Fu-zhen was officially pronounced dead by the hospital on 29 November 2009.


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    9 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 13th of November 2010

    Serial killer Farid Baghlani is executed by hanging in Ahvāz‎‎, Ostān-e Khūzestān, Iran.


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    0 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 13th of November 2019

    Cyclist Raymond Poulidor aka Poupou aka L'Éternel Second dies of heart failure at the age of 83 in Saint-Léonard-de-Noblat, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France.



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