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34th year  -  N° 343                 Monday, 9 December 2019         Antwerpen		
Where's Your Head At?




29 events for 28 September:

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    2570 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 28th of September 0551bc

    Chinese teacher and philosopher Confucius aka Kongzi is born as Kǒng Qiū in Qufu, Shandong, .


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    156 Years Ago Today

    Monday 28th of September 1863

    King Carlos I of Portugal aka o Diplomata aka o Martirizado is born in Lisboa, Lisboa e Vale do Tejo, Portugal.


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    128 Years Ago Today

    Monday 28th of September 1891

    Writer Herman Melville known for his novel ‘Moby-Dick’ dies of cardiac dilation at the age of 72 in New York City, New York, United States.


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    124 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 28th of September 1895

    Chemist and microbiologist Louis Pasteur dies of uremic poisoning at the age of 73 in Marnes-la-Coquette, Île-de-France, France.


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    121 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 28th of September 1898

    Nazi doctor Carl Clauberg known for his sterilization experiments in Auschwitz is born in Wupperhof, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.


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    104 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 28th of September 1915

    American Communist and wife of Soviet spy Julius Rosenberg Ethel Greenglass is born in New York City, New York, United States.


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    95 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 28th of September 1924

    Actor Marcello Vincenzo Domenico Mastroianni is born in Fontana Liri, Lazio, Italy.


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    85 Years Ago Today

    Friday 28th of September 1934

    Actress Brigitte Anne-Marie Bardot is born in 5 Place Violet, Paris, XVe, Île-de-France, France.


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    67 Years Ago Today

    Sunday 28th of September 1952

    Actress Sylvia Maria Kristel known for her role as Emmanuelle is born in Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands.


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    66 Years Ago Today She Never Revealed His Burial Site

    Monday 28th of September 1953

    Astronomer and cosmologist Edwin Powell Hubble dies of cerebral thrombosis at the age of 64 in San Marino, California, United States.

    No funeral was held for Hubble and his wife Grace never revealed his burial site.


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    63 Years Ago Today

    Friday 28th of September 1956

    Aviation pioneer William Edward Boeing dies of a heart attack at the age of 25 in Puget Sound, Washington, United States.


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    63 Years Ago Today

    Friday 28th of September 1956

    Victim of Henry Lee Lucas aka The Hand of Death Debra Louise Jackson aka Orange Socks is born in Abilene, Texas, United States.


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    60 Years Ago Today

    Monday 28th of September 1959

    29-year-old Dorothy Rawlinson is raped and strangled by serial killer Wendell Lightbourne aka The Cannibalist Golf Caddy in Southlands Beach, Bermuda, United Kingdom.


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    55 Years Ago Today

    Monday 28th of September 1964

    Comedian and actor Harpo Arthur Adolph Marx dies of heart failure at the age of 76 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

    Marx died one day after undergoing heart surgery.


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    53 Years Ago Today Il Cherchait l’Or du Temps

    Wednesday 28th of September 1966

    Surrealist writer André Breton aka The Father of Surrealism dies of respiratory failure at the age of 70 in Hôpital Lariboisière, 2 Rue Ambroise Paré, Paris, Xe, Île-de-France, France.


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    49 Years Ago Today

    Monday 28th of September 1970

    2nd President of Egypt Gamal Abdel Hussein Nasser dies of a heart attack at the age of 52 in Caïro, Al Qahirah, Egypt.


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    41 Years Ago Today

    Thursday 28th of September 1978

    263rd Pope Ioannes Paulus I dies of a heart attack at the age of 66 in Palazzo Apostolico, Rome, Vatican City, Lazio, Italy.


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    37 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 28th of September 1982

    28-year-old Lutgarde Meeus is strangled by serial killer Michel Bellen aka The Strangler of the Left Bank in Leuven, Heverlee, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium.


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    30 Years Ago Today His Remains Were Interred in a Refrigerated Crypt

    Thursday 28th of September 1989

    Dictator of the Philippines Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralin Marcos dies of of kidney, heart and lung ailments at the age of 72 in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

    The Aquino government refused to allow Marcos' body to be brought back to the Philippines. The body was only brought back to the Philippines four years after Marcos' death during the term of President Fidel Ramos. From 1993 to 2016 his remains were interred inside a refrigerated crypt in Ilocos Norte.


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    28 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 28th of September 1991

    Musician Miles Dewey Davis dies of the combined effects of a stroke, pneumonia and respiratory failure at the age of 65 in Santa Monica, California, United States.


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    27 Years Ago Today

    Monday 28th of September 1992

    167 die in Pakistan International Airlines Flight 268 Airbus A300B4-203 crash into a mountain in Bhattedanda, Kathmandu, Bagmati, Nepal.


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    26 Years Ago Today

    Tuesday 28th of September 1993

    Rapist and murderer Antonio Nathaniel Bonham is executed by lethal injection at the age of 33 in Huntsville Prison, 815 12th Street, Huntsville, Texas, United States.


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    25 Years Ago Today

    Wednesday 28th of September 1994

    852 die in MS Estonia ferry capsizing in Turku Archipelago, Varsinais-Suomi, Finland.


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    23 Years Ago Today

    Saturday 28th of September 1996

    64-year-old Falsetto singer and ukulele player Tiny Tim suffers a heart attack just as he began singing at a ukulele festival in Montague Grange Hall, 34 Main Street, Montague, Massachusetts, United States.

    After spending three weeks in the Franklin County Medical Center in Greenfield Tim was discharged with strong admonitions not to perform again because of his health and the dietary needs for his diabetic and heart conditions. Nevertheless, he ignored the advice.


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    16 Years Ago Today He Went East of Eden

    Sunday 28th of September 2003

    Film director Elia Kazan dies of natural causes at the age of 94 in New York, Manhattan, New York, United States.



  • 14 Years Ago Today The Eyes had it

    Wednesday 28th of September 2005

    Pigs2Go in 798 Art District, Beijing, Dashanzi, Hebei, China.


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    12 Years Ago Today

    Friday 28th of September 2007

    Broker and reporter David Hans Schmidt aka The Sultan of Sleaze commits suicide by hanging at the age of 47 in North 21st Street, Phoenix, Arizona, United States.


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    9 Years Ago Today The Chase Ended

    Tuesday 28th of September 2010

    Film director Arthur Hiller Penn dies of congestive heart failure at the age of 88 in New York, Manhattan, New York, United States.


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    4 Years Ago Today

    Monday 28th of September 2015

    Catherine Elizabeth Coulson known for her role as the enigmatic Log Lady in Twin Peaks dies of complications of cancer at the age of 72 in Ashland, Oregon, United States.



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