13th April
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1984 Christopher Wilder, on Ten Most Wanted List, Kills Himself

Multimillionaire Australian playboy / racing driver, Wilder, shot himself to avoid capture.

Over a month long campaign he killed around 11 young women.

He had traveled across the country abducting attractive women with offers of modeling jobs.

Later, the families of the victims filed claims totaling $50 million against Wilder's estate.

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1964 Sydney Poitier becomes the first African American to win a Best Actor Oscar for his role in 'Lilies of the Field'.
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