Thursday 20th July 2017,
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November 30 : This Day In Mystery History

November 30 : This Day In Mystery History

November 30 1731 100,000 dead when a massive quake strikes Peking, China. November 30 1900 Celebrated Irish author/sodomite Oscar Wilde, dies in Paris of meningitis. Wilde had been charged three times with indecency, specifically “the seduction and corruption of young men.” Evidence admitted against him included testimony about fecal stains on his sheets. November 30 [...]

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November 28 : This Day In Mystery History

November 28 : This Day In Mystery History

November 28 1520 Portuguese navigator, Ferdinand Magellan, reached the Pacific Ocean after passing through the South American strait. The strait was named after him. He was the first European to sail the Pacific from the east. November 28 1942 A fire at the sleazy Coconut Grove nightclub, Boston, kills 491 people. Flammable artificial palm trees [...]

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November 23 : This Day In Mystery History

November 23 : This Day In Mystery History

November 23 1910 English murderer Hawley Crippen hanged, after he was caught aboard the SS Montrose attempting to escape to Britain. It was the first use of radio for the apprehension of a criminal. November 23 1963 The first episode of Doctor Who premiers on the BBC. November 23 1976 Jerry Lee Lewis arrested in [...]

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November 18 : This Day In Mystery History

November 18 : This Day In Mystery History

November 18 1421 On Saint Elizabeth’s Day, heavy storms combine with the high tide to cause a series of dikes to fail in southern Holland. Massive flooding destroys 72 villages, killing somewhere between 4,000 and 10,000 people. November 18 1686 King of France Louis XIV’s anal fistula is operated on by surgeon Charles Francois Felix, [...]

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November 10 : This Day In Mystery History

November 10 : This Day In Mystery History

November 10 4004 BC Adam and Eve are driven from Paradise. November 10 1928 Emperor Hirohito enthroned at Kyoto. November 10 1938 Kristallnacht, Night of Broken Glass, in Germany. Members of the SA, SS, and Hitler Youth round up some 30,000 jews. Jewish homes and shops are targeted for vandalism, 177 synagogues are destroyed by [...]

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November 6 : This Day In Mystery History

November 6 : This Day In Mystery History

November 6 1962 Dick Nixon loses the governor’s election in California, proclaiming to the nation, “You won’t have Nixon to kick around any more.” (This was a full decade prior to “Lick Dick in ’72”.) November 6 1985 Hugh Hefner’s Playboy Club in New York City admits topless male bunnies. November 6 1988 Beatle/boozehound Ringo [...]

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