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38th year  -  N° 34                 Friday, 3 February 2023         Antwerpen		
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33 events for 10 September:

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    619 Years Ago Today

    Monday 10th of September 1404

    Baron, knight, companion-in-arms of Jeanne D'Arc and serial killer of children Gilles de Rais aka Gilles de Retz is born as Gilles de Montmorency-Laval in Château de Champtocé, Champtocé-sur-Loire, Maine-et-Loire, France.


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    536 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 10th of September 1487

    221st Pope Julius III is born as Giovanni Maria Ciocchi del Monte in Monte San Savino, Toscana, Italy.


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    438 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of September 1585

    Composer Ercole Porta is born in Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy.


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    364 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 10th of September 1659

    Composer Henry Purcell is born in St Ann's Lane, Old Pye Street, London, Westminster, Greater London, United Kingdom.


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    140 Years Ago Today

    Monday 10th of September 1883

    Baronet and murderer Jock John Henry Delves Broughton aka Sir Murder is born in Doddington Hall, Doddington, Cheshire, United Kingdom.


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    137 Years Ago Today

    Friday 10th of September 1886

    Poet and writer Hilda Doolittle aka H. D. is born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States.


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    135 Years Ago Today He Had Alibis

    Monday 10th of September 1888

    38-year-old Polish Jewish bootmaker John Pizer aka Leather Apron is arrested in London, Greater London, United Kingdom.

    Pizer was suspected of being Jack the Ripper. He was cleared of suspicion when it turned out that he had alibis for two of the murders.


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    133 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 10th of September 1890

    Poet and writer Franz Viktor Werfel is born in Praha, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia.


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    130 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 10th of September 1893

    KZ-Aufseherin in Ravensbrück, Auschwitz-Birkenau and Bergen-Belsen Johanna Bormann aka Wiesel is born in Birkenfeld, Kaliningrad Oblast, Russia.


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    127 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 10th of September 1896

    19-year-old Marie Moussier-Lorut is killed by serial killer Joseph Vacher aka L’Eventreur du Sud-Est in Busset, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France.


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    126 Years Ago Today

    Friday 10th of September 1897

    Writer and philosopher Georges Albert Maurice Victor Bataille is born in Billom, Puy-de-Dôme, France.


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    105 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of September 1918

    German Shepherd dog movie star Rin Tin Tin is born in Flirey, Meurthe-et-Moselle, France.


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    103 Years Ago Today

    Friday 10th of September 1920

    Actress and model Olive Thomas dies of acute nephritis caused by accidently drinking mercury bichloride in a drunken mood in the Hotel Ritz five days earlier at the age of 74 in American Hospital, 63 Blvd Victor Hugo, Neuilly-sur-Seine, Île-de-France, France.


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    97 Years Ago Today

    Friday 10th of September 1926

    Murderer Henry Jackson is executed by hanging at the age of 44 in Moundsville State Penitentiary, 818 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville, West Virginia, United States.


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    90 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 10th of September 1933

    Fashion designer Karl Otto Lagerfeld is born in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany.


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    87 Years Ago Today Nothing Remained Below the Hips

    Thursday 10th of September 1936

    The dismembered body of an unidentified man is found as victim of Unidentified serial killer Mad Butcher of Kingsbury Run aka Cleveland Torso Murderer in East 37th Street, Cleveland, Ohio, United States.

    Only half the torso was found. Nothing remained below the hips. The head was never found nor the body identified.


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    83 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of September 1940

    Multiple child murderer Robert Anthony Bob Buell is born in Norwood, Ohio, United States.


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    62 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 10th of September 1961

    83 die in President Airlines Douglas DC-6B crash in River Shannon, Shannon, Munster, Ireland.


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    57 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 10th of September 1966

    41-year-old Wiener Aktionist Otto Muehl performs 'Translation – Action for Two Voices' with Juan Hidalgo at the 'Destruction In Art Symposium' in African Centre, 33 King Street, London, Greater London, United Kingdom.


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    52 Years Ago Today

    Friday 10th of September 1971

    Actress Pier Angeli commits suicide by acute barbiturate poisoning at the age of 39 in 355 S. McCarty Drive, Beverly Hills, California, United States.

    Angeli couldn’t bear the death of James Dean with whom she was romantically involved.


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    51 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 10th of September 1972

    Pop artist Evelyne Devaux Axell dies in a car crash at the age of 37 in Zwijnaarde, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium.


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    49 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of September 1974

    Start of the trial against 40-year-old Journalist and leader of the Rote Armee Fraktion Ulrike Marie Meinhof considering her part in the escape of Andreas Baader in 1970 in Schwurgerichtskammer des Landgerichts III, Tegeler Weg 17-21, Berlin, Moabit, Berlin, Germany.


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    47 Years Ago Today

    Friday 10th of September 1976

    176 die in British Airways Flight 476 Hawker Siddeley Trident and Inex-Adria Aviopromet Flight 550 Douglas DC-9 mid-air collision in Vrhovec, Zagrebačka županija, Yugoslavia.


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    46 Years Ago Today His Head Was the Last One

    Saturday 10th of September 1977

    Murderer Hamida Djandoubi is executed by the Guillotine by Marcel Chevalier at the age of 28 in Baumettes Prison, 239 Chemin de Morgiou, Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France.

    Djandoubi was the last person to be executed in Western Europe and the last person executed by beheading in the Western world.


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    41 Years Ago Today

    Friday 10th of September 1982

    Noise music band Club Moral play their 18th concert in Surplus, Kanaalkom, Hasselt, Limburg, Belgium.

    Also played: Pseudo CodeEtat BrutWaving OndulataKaa AntilopeD 333Front 242Luc Van Acker


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    40 Years Ago Today The Coffin Was Big and Heavy

    Saturday 10th of September 1983

    Jon Brower Minnoch aka the Heaviest Human Ever Recorded dies of heart and respiratory failure at the age of 42 in Seattle, Washington, United States.

    At the age of 12, Minnoch weighed 133 kilograms with an estimated height of 170cm and by age 22 he weighed 230 kilograms and was 185cm in height. At the age of 36 it was estimated that Minnoch must have weighed in excess of 635 kg. At the time of his death Minnoch weighed 362 kg.


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    36 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 10th of September 1987

    Cop killer Joseph Blaine Starvaggi is executed by lethal injection at the age of 45 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.

    Starvaggi had no last meal request.


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    24 Years Ago Today

    Friday 10th of September 1999

    Rapist and murderer Willis Jay Barnes is executed by lethal injection at the age of 51 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.


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    21 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of September 2002

    Double murderer Tony Lee Walker is executed by lethal injection at the age of 36 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.

    Walker's last meal request was for french fries, five pieces of fried chicken, and three Dr. Peppers.


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    20 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 10th of September 2003

    Double murderer Larry Allen Hayes is executed by lethal injection at the age of 55 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.

    Hayes' last meal request was for two bacon double cheeseburgers, French fries, onion rings, ketchup, cole slaw, two diet Cokes, one quart of milk, one pint of Rocky Road ice cream, one pint of fried okra, salad dressing, tomato and onion.



  • 18 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Saturday 10th of September 2005

    A parade of mule carts with bricks for the construction of Wim Delvoye's tattooed pigs' New Quarters at the Convergence exhibition in 798 Art District, Beijing, Dashanzi, Hebei, China.


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    4 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 10th of September 2019

    Double murderer Mark Anthony Soliz is executed by lethal injection at the age of 37 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.


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    3 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 10th of September 2020

    Actress Diana Enid Elizabeth Rigg known for playing Emma Peel in the 1960s TV series The Avengers dies of cancer at the age of 82 in London, Greater London, United Kingdom.



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