Gorinchem - Come to a shooting on a night out at Church Lane in Gorinchem two girls killed. It is the first time that South Holland the phenomenon of 'senseless violence' learns in such a big way. A few days later, following the first silent march in South Holland, to which thousands of people participate.

Of flowers at the entrance of Bacchus dance club in Gorinchem. Foto: Region Archive Gorinchem

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10 januari 1920 – Striking actors PERFORMED Loud PIECE ON

Den Haag – Actors are already a few days of action to implement for better pay. Still, the show is in the Hague Theater by Verkade, but not flawless. Repeatedly interrupting supporters for the actions the presentation. These are, first by the staff and later by the public (cracked down) developed the venue. Several arrests are made.

Auditorium Theater Verkade, Den Haag. Photographer: unknown. Beeldbank Hague Municipal

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Den Haag - The town hall in The Hague Pieter van Vollenhoven and Princess Margriet together got married. After the reception, the pair is flown by Prince Bernhard to Zurich for the honeymoon.


10 januari 1996 - father will kill three sons IN Krimpen aan den IJssel

Krimpen aan den IJssel – An arched Moluccan man can no longer after his girlfriend leaves him and he kills his three children (5, 8 en 9 jaar). Then he tried to commit suicide. The blow comes hard on the Moluccan community in Krimpen aan den IJssel. The man was sentenced to 20 years in prison.

10 januari 1999 - 'BARNEY' extends WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP DARTS

Den Haag – The 'Hague postman' Raymond van Barneveld extends his world at the Embassy in England. He is only the second dart player who manages to win two consecutive tournament. In the final he defeated the Briton Ronnie Baxter. That darts has become a major spectator sport, appears from the 4,4 million viewers pulling the finals.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v = x5Vww8PFJg4

10 januari 2009 - HOLLAND IS MASS ON ICE

Region – In various places in the region, something is happening that has not happened for years: great skating tours. Just do the Molentocht in the Alblasserwaard between the 12.000 en 15.000 people with. But much more the audience could not enjoy. On Monday 12 January continued to thaw and it was over with the skating fun.