23 mei 1938 – ATTACK ON COOLSINGEL; SUSPICIOUS RUSSIA

Rotterdam – In broad daylight will an explosion on the Coolsingel. It Yevgeny Konovalec coming from Ukraine killed. had moments before a meeting with the leader of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (what turned out) a Russian secret agent. It creates panic in politics Hague.

read more: Unknown man victim of attack on the Coolsingel

 

23 mei 1989 - NIEUWERKERKSE ANGELA FISHER MOST OF THE WORLD

Aan den IJssel – Schoonheidsspecialiste Angela Visser from Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel is in Cancún (Mexico) voted the most beautiful woman in the universe. Visser, which was the big favorite, calls it a tremendous honor. she deserves 600.000 gold price and travels next year from around the world for jobs as 'Miss Universe'.

 

23 mei 1909 - FIRST ROTTERDAM MARATHON STRANDED

Rotterdam – In Rotterdam athletics Pro Patria is the first Rotterdam marathon race (40 km) run. do 27 people to join. There, three Belgians sitting. One of the Belgians, A.J. lift off, the fastest in 3 uur 9 minutes and 28 seconds. The race went from Rotterdam to Gouda and back.

 

23 mei 1981 - FIRST MODERN ROTTERDAM MARATHON

Rotterdam – In the first edition came over 200 participants at the start. The rain came pouring here from heaven. The Scotsman John Graham arrived after an impressive solo six rounds by the Kralingse Bos first on the measurement. His finish time 2:09.28 The event gave an immediate good international reputation. received for his victory Graham 750 British pound prize. Jacques Valentin finished first Dutchman in third place.

 

23 mei 2005 - Ruud Gullit COACH MOVES ON TO FEYENOORD

Rotterdam – Ruud Gullit has unexpectedly resigned at Feyenoord. The coach feels "insufficient support" by the club. Gullit was not happy with the arrival of Wim Janssen as technical advisor. The departure comes unexpectedly, because a week earlier chairman Jorien van den Herik yet announced that he was out of it Gullit would continue.

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