The last execution for witchcraft in Germany was in 1775. The inaugural concert at Amsterdam's Concertgebouw was in 1888. Fifty-one tornadoes in six states on Palm Sunday in 1965 left 256 people dead. Three hundred police and 65 civilians were injured during riots in Brixton in 1981.
Born today: Peter Riegert (1947), Neville Staple (1955), Stuart Adamson (1958-2001), Jeremy Clarkson (1960) and Anton Glanzelius, the cute little boy from Mitt liv som hund, turns 36 today. Boy do I feel old.