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Old 11-01-2013, 02:55 AM   #466
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At an archaeological dig in Northern Iraq, archaeologist Jesuit priest named Father Lankester Merrin visits a site where a silver Roman Catholic medallion along with a small stone amulet resembling a grimacing, bestial creature are found buried together..Son of Rae (née Green)...undergoes disturbing psychological and physical changes, appearing to become "possessed" by a demonic spirit...who has recently returned to the United States..

23 June 1973 – A fire at a house in Hull which killed a 6-year-old boy is initially thought to be an accident but it later emerged as the first of 26 fire deaths caused over the next 7 years by arsonist Peter Dinsdale.Bruce George Peter Lee (born Peter Dinsdale 31/7\ 1960) is one of Britain’s most prolific killers. He confessed to a total of 11 acts of arson, and was convicted of 26 counts of manslaughter. 11 of these were overturned on appeal.Born in Manchester, the son of a prostitute, Lee was brought up in children's homes and suffered from epilepsy and congenital spastic hemiplegia in his right limbs, which left him with a limp in his right leg and a compulsion to hold his right arm across his chest. As an adult, he worked as a labourer and was known locally as "daft Peter"...The Sunday Times published articles suggesting Lee's statements had been not entirely voluntary...Sagar, the detective in charge of Lee's case..died in March 2010..

January 1 – The United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and Denmark enter the European Economic Community, which later becomes the European Union/January 31 – Pan American and Trans World Airlines cancelled their options to buy 13 Concorde airliners\February 21 – Libyan Arab Airlines Flight 114 (Boeing 727) is shot down by Israeli fighter aircraft over the Sinai Desert, after the passenger plane is suspected of being an enemy military plane. Only 5 (1 crew member and 4 passengers) of 113 survive/March 1 – Pink Floyd's The Dark Side of the Moon, one of rock's landmark albums, is released in the US. It is released in the UK on March 24\April 5 – Fahri Korutürk becomes the sixth president of Turkey.Pioneer 11 is launched on a mission to study the Solar System/May 5 – Shambu Tamang becomes the youngest person to climb to the summit of Mount Everest.Led Zeppelin plays before 56,800 persons at Tampa Stadium on the band's 1973 North American Tour, thus breaking the August 15, 1965 record of 55,600 set by The Beatles at Shea Stadium\June 26 – At Plesetsk Cosmodrome, 9 persons are killed in the explosion of a Cosmos 3-M rocket/July 11 – Varig Flight 820 crashes near Orly, France; 123 are killed\July 25 – The Soviet Mars 5 space probe is launched/August 2 – A flash fire kills 51 at the Summerland amusement centre at Douglas, Isle of Man\August 15 – The U.S. bombing of Cambodia ends, officially halting 12 years of combat activity in Southeast Asia/September 22 – Henry Kissinger, United States National Security Advisor, starts his term as United States Secretary of State\December 28 – The Endangered Species Act is passed in the United States...

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