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*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.
by DoDo on Fri Jan 30th, 2015 at 03:34:23 PM EST
70 years on, little known about the Wilhelm Gustloff sinking | Germany | DW.DE | 30.01.2015
Over 9,000 people died in the Baltic Sea on January 30, 1945, in an attempt to evade the Red Army. The Wilhelm Gustloff was the largest shipwreck in history, but little is known about the catastrophe seven decades on.


*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.
by DoDo on Fri Jan 30th, 2015 at 03:34:36 PM EST
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31 January 1945 – execution of Eddie Slovik, the only US soldier executed for desertion after the American Civil War. On the same day, in the Yantarny, SS units killed the last 3,000 survivors of a death march of female concentration camp inmates by machine-gunning them into the Baltic Sea


*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.
by DoDo on Fri Jan 30th, 2015 at 03:34:47 PM EST
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1 February 1945 – 3 regents, 8 royal advisors, 22 former cabinet ministers, 67 MPs and 47 army officers are sentenced to death and executed on the same night in communist-ruled Bulgaria


*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.
by DoDo on Fri Jan 30th, 2015 at 03:35:00 PM EST
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