BIRTH(+)FACT(᙮)DEATH(-)

33rd year  -  N° 317                 Tuesday, 13 November 2018         Antwerpen		
It's a Flat Flat Planet




13 events for 5 October:

  • (+)
    305 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 5th of October 1713

    Writer and philosopher Denis Diderot is born in Langres, Champagne-Ardenne, France.


  • (+)
    189 Years Ago Today

    Monday 5th of October 1829

    21st President of the United States Chester Alan Arthur is born in Fairfield, Vermont, United States.


  • (+)
    169 Years Ago Today

    Friday 5th of October 1849

    Mass murderer Jean-Baptiste Troppmann is born in Brunstatt, Alsace, France.


  • (+)
    154 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 5th of October 1864

    Film pioneer Louis Jean Lumière is born in Besançon, Franche-Comté, France.


  • (-)
    138 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 5th of October 1880

    Composer Jacques Offenbach dies of gout at the age of 61 in Paris, Île-de-France, France.


  • (+)
    99 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 5th of October 1919

    Actor Donald Henry Pleasence is born in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom.


  • (-)
    84 Years Ago Today Il Avait Zéro de Conduite

    Friday 5th of October 1934

    Film director Jean Vigo dies of sepsis due to tuberculosis at the age of 29 in Paris, Île-de-France, France.


  • (+)
    84 Years Ago Today

    Friday 5th of October 1934

    Serial killer Angelo Anthony Buono aka The Hillside Strangler is born in Rochester, New York, United States.


  • (+)
    82 Years Ago Today

    Monday 5th of October 1936

    1st President of the Czech Republic Václav Havel is born in Praha, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia.


  • (+)
    69 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 5th of October 1949

    Irish republican hunger striker Michael Gaughan is born as Micheal O Gaibhtheachain in Ballina, Connacht, Ireland.


  • (x)
    37 Years Ago Today

    Monday 5th of October 1981

    36-year-old Serial killer Dennis Andrew Nilsen aka Killing For Company moves into his new apartment in 23 Cranley Gardens, London, Muswell Hill, Greater London, United Kingdom.

    In the next 16 months Nilsen would kill three young men and attempt to kill at least five others.


  • (-)
    35 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 5th of October 1983

    Inventor Earl Silas Tupper known for the Tupperware plastic food container dies of a heart attack at the age of 76 in San Jose, Costa Rica.



  • 14 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Tuesday 5th of October 2004

    A house for sale in Antwerpen, Borgerhout, Antwerpen, Belgium.



    Print PDF