09 juli 1572 – NINETEEN GORCUM PRIESTS KILLED IN BRIELLE Brielle / Gorinchem - Nineteen priests who were taken from Gorinchem a month earlier by the Watergeuzen were hanged in Brielle or were burned at the stake. The day before there was a kind of hearing, the group was asked to renounce their Catholic faith. Because they do not, they are put to death. read more: Gorcumse spiritual suspended by Watergeuzen 09 juli 1969 – Schevenings EUROVISION NOT A GREAT SUCCESS Scheveningen – The international song festival Singing Europe in the Kurhaus in Scheveningen had a 'noisy' first edition. The final day has a huge riot, the points giving a Spanish judge to the Belgian entry. The organization must eventually interfere with profits. The whole event, which lasts six days, Also once a financial deficit of 130.000 gulden. There is ultimately no second edition. read more: Alternative Contest in Scheveningen degenerate into strife and chaos share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName Email Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.