5th December 1913 (Friday)


~ In Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh, India – Abul Hasan Ali Hasani Nadwi, Indian historian and Islamic scholar from a scholastic family who are descendents of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) through the lineage of his grandson Hassan.


~ in Calcutta (now Kolkata), West Bengal – Gopal Ghose, Indian artist and co-founder of the Calcutta Group.


Crime and punishment: In Melbourne, Australia, two detectives uncover a gruesome case known as the “Mordialloc baby murders”.  When confronted with her crimes, the perpetrator, Isabella Newman, kills herself with strychnine to escape the long arm of the law.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s