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AN ILLUMINATI OUTLINE OF HISTORY
Alpha and Omega -- Immanentizing of the Eschaton.
20,000,000 BC -- Recent Epoch of geeology begins; Ice Age ends;
human beings spread to all parts of the world.
30,000 -- First Illuminatus, Gruad, rules in Atlantis.
20,000 -- Mythical Lloigor inhabit continent of Mu.
10,000 -- Approximate beginning of agriculture. Estimated date of
inscriptions on stone disks by the Dropa tribe, a diminuative
people of the Bayan-Kara-Ula Mountains on the border of China and
Tibet; disks describe how the tribe came to earth in flying
machines; ancient Dropa graves contain human remains with huge
heads and small bodies. Earliest estimated date of carving of the
Crystal Skull found at Lubaantun in the Yucatan. Hyborian Age in
9,000 to 10,000 -- Date of Plato's Atlantis.
6,000 -- Picture writing develops.
5,000 -- First alphabet begins to develop.
4,000 -- Approximate date of discovery of metals, beginning of
cities, constellations of stars first recorded. Egyptians begin
placing small pieces of crystal on the forehead of deceased prior
3,000 -- Approximate date of building of the Sphinx and Great
Pyramid at Giza and other pyramids elsewhere in Egypt. Indus
Valley civilization develops complex government, writing and well
planned cities. Minoan civilization flourishes in Crete.
Earliest parts of the Bible written. Beginning date of Olmec
calendar from Central America: 3113 BC. Trephination (cutting a
hole in the skull) practiced by people all over the world.
2,500 -- Sarmoung Brotherhood of Babylonia flourish according to
2,100 -- Egyptians record star configurations on which the 24 hour
day is based.
2,000 -- Stonehenge and other stone circles built in England.
1,800 -- Huge Silbury Mound constructed near Stonehenge.
1,700 -- Babylonian Enuma Anu Enlil, early roots of astrology
based on celestial phenomena.
1,500 -- Approximate date of the destruction of Thera, on which
Atlantis legends are probably based. Early references to
Mithraism on cuneform astronomical tests. Quadrants of the moon
recorded in China.
1,360 -- Akhenaton's monotheistic sun worship in Egypt.
1,344 -- Tutankhamun, Akhenaton's successor who revived
polytheism, buried at Thebes; curse reading "Death comes on swift
wings to he who opens this tomb," written on tomb doorway.
1,300 -- Approximate date "I Ching" written in China.
1,184 -- End of the Trojan War, Illium falls to the Greeks.
1,000 to 2,000 -- Legendary Thule civilization in the Gobi region
destroyed by a catastrophe, "possibly of an atomic nature,"
survivors migrating to Agarthi and Schamballah.
1,000 -- Huge Sacrificial Table built at Mystery Hill near North
Salem, New Hampshire.
950 -- Approximate date of building of Solomon's Temple in
Jerusalem, traditional origin of the Masonic fraternity; alleged
assassination of Temple master-mason Hiram for refusing to reveal
900 -- Approximate time settlers from Europe and the Middle East
established colonies in North America.
800 -- Twenty-two "moon stations" in monthly lunar cycle
recognized in Babylonia, India and China.
753 -- Legendary founding of Rome by Romulus.
700 -- Jordanian city of Petra is carved out of sandstone by
600 -- Approximate beginning of money with first coins in Lydia.
575 -- Nebuchadnezzar completes building Tower of Babel in
500 to 600 -- Time of Buddha, Lao Tse, Confucius, Zarathustra,
Orpheus, Pythagoras, Zachariah and Daniel--an Illuminated century.
500 -- Sun-Tse's "Treatise on the Art of War," first intelligence
485 -- Execution of Spurius Cassius in Rome.
450 -- Development of the 12 constellations of the zodiac in
Mesopotamia, recognizing the importance of the plane of the
elliptic through which the sun, moon and planets move.
440 -- Assassination of Spurius Maelius.
400 -- Druidism in England. Astrological ideas from Enuma Anu
Enlil transmitted to India.
390 -- Approximate date Plato's "The Republic" written, featuring
such Illuminoid images as the Philosopher Kings, the Divided Line
and the parable of the Cave.
355 -- Plato's "Timaios" and "Kritias," earliest accounts of
300 -- Invention of Mayan calendar in Yucatan, based on advanced
astronomy. Fabius family of Rome reaches its greatest heights.
275 -- Approximate date Greek poet Aratus makes first sytematic
record of star constellations in "Phaenomena."
273 to 232 -- Rule of Asoka, king of India who allegedly founded
the Nine Unknown.
212 -- Archimedes uses burning-glass to set fire to Roman fleet at
Syracuse, early use of lens as weapon.
133 -- Land reformer Tiberius Gracchus murdered and hundreds of
his followers killed by followers of powerful Roman patricians;
death of Scripio Africanus a few years later.
121 -- Gaius Gracchus and 3000 of his followers massacred by
100 -- The Great Teacher of the Essenes. Essentials of modern
astrology worked out.
95 -- Approximate date of assassination of Saturninus and Glaucia.
92 -- Assassination of Rutilius Rufus.
91 -- Assassination of Livius Drufus.
73 -- Revolt of gladiators led by Spartacus.
44 -- Assassination of Julius Caesar.
4 -- Birth of Jesus of Nazareth, accompanied by various Illuminoid
trappings: three early Men-In-Black disguised as the Wise Men;
strange lights in the sky; miracles such as visits from angels,
prohpecy and suspension of time are reported.
0 -- Carnation-Painted Eyebrows Society, Copper Horses, Iron Shins
and other secret societies active in China.
AD 30 -- Assassination of the radical Jesus, allegedly on
Illuminati orders; more Illuminoid trappings; an eclipse; an
earthquake; visitorsfrom the sky roll away the stone from the
sepulcher and liberate the crucified Jesus.
100 -- Hero of Alexandria devises primitive steam-engine.
125 to 150 -- Simon Magus, Menander, Valentinus and others develop
Gnostic religious doctrines of esoteric knowledge (illumination).
135 -- Approximate date Ptolemy records 1,022 stars in "Almagest";
also recorded astrological ideas from Enuma Anu Enlil in his
150 -- Roman Mithraism competes with Christianity. Yellow Turban
Society subdues northern China, Triad cult formed in opposition.
200 -- First book of the cabala, "Sepher Yetzirah," compiled.
216 to 276 -- Life of Mani, the Illuminator, who founded
Manicheism, based on ideas from Judaism, Christianity,
Zoroasterism, Gnosticism, etc.
325 -- Council of Nicaea in which Christian begins to rigidify.
400 -- Estimated date of carving of stone statues found on Easter
500 -- Chinese use of gunpowder.
570 to 632 -- Life of Muhammad, founder of Islam.
670 -- Callinicus invents Greek Fire, primitive incendiary bomb.
673 to 735 -- Life of the Venerable Bede, the greatest scholar of
Saxon England whose "Ecclesiastical History of England" (731)
contained many occult and unexplained occurances.
700 -- Sufi mysticism begins.
730 -- "Al Azif" written in Damascus by Abdul Alhazred.
772 -- Charlemagne allegedly established Holy Secret Tribunal
which becomes the Holy Vehm.
850 -- Ismaili and Fatimid missionaries throughout Islamic Empire
preach revolution against the ruling Sunni order and Abbasid
900 -- Beginning of the Bogomils of Bulgaria, a Manicheian sect,
roots of Cathari.
909 -- First Fatimid caliph in Egypt.
920 to 1003 -- Life of Pope Sylvester II who allegedly visited the
Nine Unknown in India.
950 -- "Al Azif" translated into Greek as "Necronomicon."
1000 -- Approximate founding of Yezidi cult by Sufi Sheikh Adi in
Iraq. Abode of Learning active in Cairo. Spread of Cathari
Manicheism throughout Europe. Leif Ericson explores North
1034 to 1124 -- Life of Hasan-e Sabbah, founder of the Assassins
of Persia. Member of the Ismaili sect, Hasan seized fortress of
Alamut in Daylam in 1090; split with Fatimid dynasty in 1094;
Assassins flourished for next several centuries.
1050 -- Approximate date of founding of the Order of Hospitallers
1058 -- Member of the Abode of Learning sect gains temporary
control of Bagdad.
1092 -- Assassins murder Persian minister Nizam al-Mulk.
1095 -- First Crusade.
1100 -- Approximate date Sufi Gilani founds Arabic school of
Illuminati, Kadiri Order of Sebil-el-ward, in Bagdad. Assassins
infiltrate Thug cult of India. Bogomil leader Basil burned in
Constantinople. Albigensian Cathari sect flourishes near Albi,
France. Avengers and Beati Paoli active in Italy. Joachim of
Floris founds primitive Christian sect, Illuminated Ones. Robin
Hood active in England.
1119 -- Knights Templar founded in Palestine.
1123 -- Abode of Learning suppressed by Turkish Vizier Afdal.
1140 -- Rapid growth of Cathari sect begins.
1149 -- First Cathari bishop established.
1162 to 1227 -- Life of Genghis Khan, conquerer of China and
Russia, invader of Europe and Islamic Empire, destroyer of
Assassin power. Approximate beginnings of the wandering of the
Gypsies of North India.
1167 -- Cathari council near Toulouse.
1170 -- Assassination of Thomas a Becket.
1171 -- Last Fatimid caliph dies.
1176 -- Peter Waldo founds the Poor Men of Lyons. Sultan Saladin
invades Assassin territory, gains truce.
1184 -- Waldenses excommunicated, suppressed.
1200 to 1300 -- House of Wisdom in Cairo, roots of the Afghan
Roshaniya. Origin of the Mafia in Sicily.
1208 -- Albigensian Crusade begins suppression of Cathari heresy.
1212 -- The Children's Crusade. Genghis Khan invades China.
1233 -- Founding of the Inquisition to suppress Cathari and other
1235 to 1315 -- Life of Dr. Illuminatus, Ramon Llull (Raymond
Lully) in Spain.
1241 -- Mongols invade Europe through wise use of intelligence
information and strategy, introduce gunpowder from Asia.
1244 -- Massacre of Cathari at Montsegur, France.
1250s -- Approximate beginning of Holy Vehm in Westphalia.
Approximate time of Hulagu Khan's defeat of the Assassins.
1254 to 1324 (?) -- Life of Marco Polo, early European traveler in
1258 -- Hulagu Khan destroys Bagdad; Mongols destroy Mesopotamia,
the mother of civilization.
1260 -- Mongol invasion of Islamic Empire turned back.
1270s -- Cathari hierarchy fades.
1275 -- Assembly of traveling mason guilds in Frankfort. "Zohar,"
second book of the cabala, compiled by Moses de Leon in Spain.
1280 -- Roger Bacon, deviser of early eyeglasses, independently
1291 -- Hospitallers retreat to Cyprus.
1300 -- White Lotus Society founded in China. Inquisition begins
suppression of witches and other pagan groups.
1307 -- Philip IV of France suppresses Knights Templar for
witchcraft and heresies; de Molay imprisoned in the Temple in
1308 -- Assassination of Holy Roman Emperor Albert I.
1309 -- Hospitallers acquire the isle of Rhodes.
1313 -- Knights Templar dissolved by papal decree.
1314 -- De Molay and others burned in Paris.
1327 -- Assassination of King Edward II in England.
1329 -- First appearance of the Tarot in Germany.
1360 -- Approximate date of the earliest known Satanic cults;
black masses celebrated in France.
1369 -- Timurlane becomes Great Khan.
1375 -- Another assembly of traveling mason guilds in Frankfort.
1379 to 1482 -- Alleged life of Christian Rosenkreuz, fictitious
founder of Rosicrucianism.
1390 -- Gypsies begin to appear in Europe.
1400s -- Cathari sect dies out. Concave lenses developed.
1404 -- King Robert revises code of Holy Vehm.
1410 -- Secret society formed in Italy which eventually joins with
1437 -- Assassination of King James I of Scotland.
1456 -- Gutenberg Bible begins modern printing.
1458 -- Abramelin's "Book of Sacred Magic" translated from Hebrew
to french according to followers of the cult of the Guardian
1471 -- Assassination of King Henry VI of England.
1472 -- University of Ingolstadt founded. Fernando Poo discovers
1483 -- Assassination of King Edward V of England.
1492 -- Rodrigo Borgia, head of the powerful Borgia family,
becomes Pope Alexander VI. Columbus sails the ocean blue.
1493 to 1541 -- Life of Paracelsus, possible founder of
Roscrucianism; discover of zinc around 1530; model of the Faust
1500 -- Approximate date of Roshaiya, Illuminated Ones, in
Afganistan. Beginning of Alumbrados in Spain and Charcoal-
Burners in Scotland. Cesare Borgia has his brother-in-law
1502 -- Cesare Borgia arrests and executes enemies who have
conspired against him.
1503 to 1566 -- Life of Nostradamus, visionary prophet.
1507 -- Fra Dolcino's version of Joachim's Illuminism suppressed
by the Bishop of Vercueil.
1510 -- Beginning of systematic importation of African slaves into
the West Indies.
1513 -- Machiavelli's "The Prince" published.
1519 -- Spanish conquest of Mexico, enslavement of Amerindians.
1522 -- Hospitallers lose Rhodes to the Turks.
1530 -- Hospitallers given Isle of Malta by Charles V, become
Knights of Malta.
1537 -- Assassination of Alessandro de Medici, Duke of Florence.
1568 -- First Inquisition edict against the Alumbrados.
1574 -- Second edict against Alumbrados.
1575 -- Approximate date of founding of British Intelligence
1575 to 1624 -- Life of Jakob Bohme, visionary mystic, illuminated
1584 -- Assassination of William I of Orange in England.
1587 -- English colony established at Roanoke Island, Virginia; no
trace of the "lost colony" was found when supply ships returned
three years later.
1589 -- Assassination of King Henry III of France.
1590 -- Janssen makes first compound microscope in Europe.
1597 -- Anonymous alchemist seeks to start Rosicrucian-like
society in Europe.
1605 -- Rosicrucian constitution published.
1607 -- Italian secrect society headed by Count Bernard of Germany
merges with Rosicrucianism. First permanent English settlement in
America, Jamestown, Virgina.
1608 -- Apprentice to Dutch spectacle-maker Lippershey discovers
principle of focusing lenses; Lippershey builds first telescope.
1609 -- Galileo independently builds telescope, begins study of
astonomy. Spanish settlement at Santa Fe, New Mexico, founded.
1610 -- Assassination of King Henty IV of France.
1614 -- "Fama Fraternitatis" published, fictional story of
Rosenkreuz by Johann Valentin Andrea.
1619 -- First slave ship in America, Jamestown, Virginia.
1620 -- Plymouth Colony, second English settlement, arrives on
1622 -- Posters appear in Paris warning that the Rosicrucians are
"amongst you...visibly and invisibly."
1623 -- Final papal edict against Alumbrados; Guerinets appear in
France. First submarine built by Cornelius van Drebbel in
1638 -- Milton meets Galileo.
1640 -- Beginning of subliminal persuasion when Rembrandt imbeds
the word "sex" in a painting.
1642 -- Civil War in England between King Charles and Parliament.
1646 -- Earliest known Masonic Lodge to allow non-professional or
"free" masons, in Warrington, England.
1647 -- Alleged correspondence between Cromwell and Ebeneezer
Pratt plotting the overthrow of King Charles.
1649 -- King Charles convicted and beheaded by Parliament.
1654 -- Illuminated Guerinets come to public notice in France.
1667 -- Milton's "Paradise Lost" published.
1675 -- Leeuwenhoek discovers "animalcules" through the
1676 -- Sperm discovered by Leeuwenhoek's student Ham.
1680 -- Madame Le Voisin, innovator of modern Satanism, executed
1682 -- Tamanend, sachem and chief of the Lenni-Lenape tribe,
welcomes William Penn to America, traditionally considered the
beginning of the Tammany Society.
1689 -- William III of Orange becomes king of England, allegedly
through the plotting of the Illuminati.
1694 -- Bank of England founded.
1700 -- Quietism of Fenelon and others.
1701 -- Earliest record of "operative" or professional Masonic
Lodge in Alnwick, England.
1702 -- First daily newspaper in England.
1717 -- Founding of modern Freemasonry with the Grand Lodge of
London by Desaguliers. Voltaire imprisoned in the Bastille.
1721 -- British King George I cracks down on the flourishing Hell
Fire Clubs, popular Satanistic cults.
1723 -- Anderson's "Constitutions of the Freemasons" published.
"Ebrietatis Enconium" and other early anti-Masonic works
1724 -- Publication of the anti-Masonic "Grand Mysteries of the
1731 -- Benjamin Franklin initiated into Freemasonry.
1734 -- Franklin elected Grand Master of Pennsylvania.
1736 -- Death of the last leader of the Afghan Illuminated Ones.
1749 -- Rousseau's spontaneous "enlightenment" launches the
1750 -- Hell Fire Clubs continue to flourish in Dublin and London.
Fictional alchemist Joseph Curwen writes letter stating "I laste
Nighte strucke on ye Wordes that bringe up Yooge-Sothothe,"
perhaps the real power behind the Illuminati.
1754 -- Six year old Adam Weishaupt is orphaned and goes to live
with the Jesuits.
1757 -- First year of Swedenborg's "New Era."
1759 -- Voltaire's "Candide" published.
1760 -- St. Germain founds chemical dye factory in Holland, fore-
runner of I.G. Farben; disappears with 100,000 guilders. Franklin
1761 -- St. Germain discovered living in Russia. Chinese Emporer
issues edict against secret societies.
1762 -- Illumines of France founded. Sandwich invented.
1763 -- Swedenborg's "Doctrine of Life for the New Jerusalem"
1764 -- Voltaire's "Philosophical Dictionary" published; he begins
a prodigious attack on dogmas of church and state.
1765 -- British Stamp Act imposed to help pay for the French and
Indian War debt. Sons of Liberty clubs formed to resist the tax.
1767 -- Townshend Revenue Act, another British tax on the
colonies. Kunta Kinte kidnapped into American slavery.
1768 -- Virginia's legislature dissolved for its opposition to the
Townshend Act. Weishaupt graduates from the University of
Ingolstadt, becomes tutor and catechist. Macfarguhar, Ball and
Smelie begin compiling the "Encyclopaedia Britannica." Mesmer
commissions 12 year old Mozart's first opera, "Bastien and
1770 -- Boston Massacre: British troops fire into a crowd.
Townshend Act repealed.
1771 -- "Encyclopaedia Britannica" published.
1772 -- Weishaupt becomes professor at University of Ingolstadt.
1773 -- British Tea Tax on colonies. Boston Tea Party in protest.
Weishaupt marries. Alleged meeting of Meyer Rothschild and others
to plan a world revolution. Suppression of the Jesuits.
Franklin's "Rule by Which a Great Empire May Be Reduced to a Small
1774 -- Britain's "Intolerable Acts" designed to punish rebellious
colonies. First Continental Congress. Washington begins training
troops. Louis XVI becomes king of France. Casanova becomes
secret agent for the Inquisitors of Venice. Catherine II shuts
down satiric journals in Russia. Jefferson's "Summary View of the
Rights of British Americans" published.
1775 -- Second Continental Congress authorizes naval warships,
sets up secret committee to procure weapons, names Washington
commander-in-chief of the new American Army. George III proclaims
America in open rebellion. Initial battles of the Revolutionary
War: Lexington, Bunker Hill, Toconderoga. Bushnell's first
experimental submarine and torpedo tested. Prince Hall lodges
(for blacks) chartered by Grand Lodge of London, rejected by
1776 -- Illuminati founded by Weishaupt. American Declaration of
Independence, written by Jefferson, adopted by Continental
Congress. Battles of Long Island, White Plains and Trenton.
Nathan Hale executed as spy by British. Franklin becomes
ambassador to France, is affiliated with French Masonic lodges.
Opening of Freemasons' Hall, permanent headquarters of English
Masonry. Cagliostro initiated into Masonry. Saigon captured by
Tay Son brothers. Aaron Burr serves as assistant to Benedict
Arnold. Thomas Paine's "Common Sense" and "The Crisis" widely
read. Adam Smith's "Wealth of Nations" published.
1777 -- Weishaupt joins Munich Lodge of the Order of Good Council.
Articles of Confederation adopted by Continental Congress.
Battles of Bennington, Brandywine, Germantown, Princeton and
Saratoga. Washington has his mystical vision of the future of the
United States while at Valley Forge. War of Bavarian Secession
1778 -- France recognizes American independence, signs treaty and
provides aid. Franklin assists in initiation of Voltaire into
Masonic Lodge of Paris. Masonic Convention in Lyons organizes
Knights of Benficience.
1779 -- John Paul Jones says "Damn the torpedos!" Benedict Arnold
becomes a traitor and spy for the British. War of Bavarian
1780 -- John Andre, British agent, captured with secret documents
from Arnold; Arnold escapes to join British; Andre hanged as spy.
Weishaupt's wife dies. Illuminati begins rapid growth. First use
of the title Odd Fellows. Order of the Brotherhood of Asia,
Rosicrucian off-shoot, founded.
1781 -- Battle of Guilford Court House, surrended of Cornwallis at
Yorktown. John Hanson becomes first President of the United
States in Congress Assembled. Weishaupt seeks abortion for his
sister-in-law while awaiting dispensation to marry her. United
Masonic Lodges of Hamburg headed by Fraximus, a secret
Rosicrucian. Kant's "Critique of Pure Reason" published.
1782 -- British cabinet agrees to recognize American independence,
preliminary agreement signed in Paris. Hanson commissions the
"Eye in the Pyramid" Great Seal, finishes term; Elias Boudinot
elected second President of Congress Assembled. Illuminati
dominate European Masonry. Casanova retires as secret agent.
1783 -- Treaty signed between America and England. Washington
disbands army, resigns. Hanson dies. Thomas Mifflin third
President of Congress Assembled. Ex-Illuminati Utschneider sends
letter denouncing the Order to monarch of Bavaria. Rite of
Swedenborg founded by Marquis de Throne. Eclectic Rite founded by
Baron Knigge in Frankfort. Webster's "American Spelling Book"
1784 -- Treaty with England ratified by Congress. Richard Henry
Lee fourth President of Congress Assembled. Bavarian Monarch Carl
Theodore outlaws secret societies. Cagliostro moves to Lyons from
Bordeaux to found the Mother Lodge of Egyptian Masonry. Royal
Commission in Paris, including Franklin and Guillotine as members,
investigates Mesmerism and returns a negative report.
1785 -- Weishaupt flees to Gotha; new edict outlaws Illuminati;
High-ranking Illuminatus Lanz killed by lightning and Illuminati
papers found on body by police. French "Diamond Necklace" affair.
Napoleon graduates military school. Franklin returns to America;
Jefferson becomes French ambassador. Rosicrucian Order suppressed
in Austria. Anonymous pamphlet appears in Germany revealing
secrets of ancient Egyptian ceremonies.
1786 -- Wisdom Lodge founded in Virginia. Secret congress in
Frankfort where Louis XVI and Gustavus III of Sweden condemned to
die by Illuminati. Italian Illuminatus Buonarroti's library of
Masonic and subversive books confiscated by state authorities.
Nathaniel Gorham fifth President of Congress Assembled. Napoleon
writes pamphlete defending Rousseau.
1787 -- German authorities publish letter by Weishaupt admitting
he sought abortion for his sister-in-law; Weishaupt replies,
blaming "extenuating circumstances." German Union (extension of
outlawed Bavarian Illuminati) founded by Bahrdt. Washington
elected President of Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia;
new constitution adopted by the convention. Arthur St. Clair
sixth President of Congress Assembled. Jefferson meets secretly
in Paris with Brazilian rebel to discuss American aid to
revolution in Brazil. Shay's Rebellion in Massachusetts to
protest unfair taxes. Goethe visits Cagliostro's family in
Palermo. Swedenborgian Church founded in London. Society for the
Abolition of the African Slave-Trade founded in London.
1788 -- American Constitution ratified by the states. Individual
American states begin to outlaw slavery. Cyrus Griffen seventh
President of Congress Assembled. Paine visits London and Paris.
"The Federalist" essays published by Hamilton, Madison and Jay.
1789 -- Washington elected President of the United States; first
Congress under new Constitution. Jefferson returns to U.S. to
become first Secretary of State; Hamilton becomes first Secretary
of the Treasury. French Revolution begins.
1790 -- Rebellion and massacre throughout France. Cagliostro
arrested by Inquisition of Rome. Bavarian edict against Reading
Societies. Blake's "Marriage of Heaven and Hell" published.
1791 -- Napoleon joins the Jocobin Club. First Bank of the United
States chartered. Burr begins converting Tammany Society into a
political machine. The anonymous "Vie de Joseph Balsamo" (Joseph
Basalmo was Cagliostro's name before he joined the Masons), first
recorded link of the Illuminati and the French Revolution, appears
in several European countries. Mozart's "The Magic Flute,"
containing Masonic elements, performed.
1792 -- Washington re-elected. War between France and Austria.
Louis XVI imprisoned in the Templars Temple tower. Massacres of
September, in which priests, bishops and others are killed.
Elections for the National Convention, a triumph for Robespierre
and his followers. France declared a Republic. First
Swedenborgian church in America. Catherine II outlaws Masonry in
Russia. "Life of Joseph Balsamo" translated into English in
Dublin. Assassination of Gustav III at the Stockholm opera.
1793 -- Year One of the French Republic; the year of the Terror,
Louis XVI found guilty of conspiracy, condemned to be executed.
French government kills thousands of its citizens. France
declares war on England and the Dutch United Provinces; war breaks
out with Spain and Austria; Russia and Prussia begin partition of
Poland. French food riots.
1794 -- Year Two; France passes laws distributing confiscated
property to the poor, leads victorious battle against Austrians.
Would-be assassin of Robespierre fires on Collot d'Herbois
instead; the next day a young girl arrested as suspected assassin;
she and 40 others sent to guillotine. Other attempts of
Robespierre's life; his enemies accuse him of attempting to have
himself declared divine by Catherine Theot, an old woman who
preached a mystery religion; Robespierre guillotined. Monroe
becomes minister to France. Whiskey rebellion in Pennsylvania to
protest liquor taxes.
1795 -- France makes peace with Prussia and Spain, invades
Holland. Napoleon suppresses revolt in Paris and goes to Italy as
Commander-in-Chief. Yazoo land fraud: bribed Georgia legislators
1796 -- Adams elected President. Paine publishes letter critical
1798 -- Illuminati scare in New England. Knights of Malta lose
their island to Napoleon.
1800 -- Death of Thomas Waley, one of the last Hell Fire Club
leaders. Napoleon comes to power, allegedly through Illuminati
1805 to 1881 -- Life of Auguste Blanqui, French socialist, founder
of numerous secret societies modeled after Buonarroti.
1815 -- Napoleon's Waterloo. Secret societies which eventually
become the Decembrist Movement formed in Russian Masonic lodges.
1817 -- Suppression of the Lodge of Jupiter the Thunderer begins.
Irish immigrants force entry into Tammany Society, changing its
1818 -- Mar Shelley's "Frankenstein" published.
1819 -- American Independent Order of Odd Fellows founded.
Founding of National Freemasonry, the most important of several
Polish secret societies devoted to ousting the Russians from
Poland. Liberation of Columbia by Bolivar.
1822 -- Russian government suppresses Masonry. Equador liberated
1825 -- Decembrist movement suppressed in Russia after brief
uprising. Bolivar liberates Bolivia. Founding of Vienna bank by
Solmon Rothschild and Naples bank by Carl Rothschild.
1828 -- Tammany Society backs Andrew Jackson for President. Anti-
Masonic Party founded, first third-party in America. Attempted
assassination of Bolivar.
1829 -- Alleged Illuminati meeting in New York decides to unite
Atheists and Nihilists into Communist movement.
1830 -- Anti-Masonic conventions in Massachusetts and Vermont find
evidence linking Masonry with Illuminism. Book of Mormon
published. Weishaupt and Bolivar die.
1831 -- Anti-Masonic Party runs Wirt for President, assuring that
Mason Andrew Jackson would be re-elected. Poe dismissed from West
1833 -- Jackson orders U.S. funds withdrawn from Bank of the
United States, effectively killing the institution.
1835 -- The socialist League of the Just founded in Paris, later
becoming the Marxist Communist League. Attempted assassination of
Jackson with two single shot pistols, both of which jammed.
1844 -- Morse builds first practical telegraph. Bahai religion
begins when the Bab proclaims his mission in Persia.
1848 -- Fall of monarchy in France. Republic established in Rome.
Abdication of Ferdinand I in Austria. Revolts in Denmark,
Ireland, Lombardy, Schleswig-Holstein and Venice. Germany briefly
united in a parliament at Frankfort; unity destroyed by the King
of Prussia. Marx and Engles publish the "Communist Manifesto"
(allegedly commissioned by the Illuminati) and travel in France
and Germany encouraging discontent with the Establishment.
Woman's Suffrage Movement gets underway in Seneca Falls, New York.
Spiritualism born in Wayne County, New York, when the teenaged Fox
sisters communicate with poltergeists. Fortean tidbits: moon
turns "blood-red" during total eclipse; a great comet fails to
return at the time predicted; visions and "phantom soldiers" seen
in the skies of France and Scotland; Captain M'Quahae of H.M.S.
Daedalus reports seeing a "huge, unknown creature" in the ocean.
Gold discovered in California.
1849 to 1936 -- Life of Sir Basil Zaharoff, "mystery man of
Europe," who made a fortune as an armaments dealer and financier,
selling weapons to both sides in World War I and other conflicts.
1852 -- Benjamin becomes first professed Jew elected to Congress.
1859 -- Oil wells invented. Darwin's "Origin of Species"
1860 -- Lincoln elected. Electric storage battery invented.
1860s -- Attempts to suppress the Mafia in Sicily are
1861 -- Confederate states secede; elect Jefferson Davis
president; Benjamin appointed Confederate Attorney General, later
Secretary of War. American Civil War begins. Emancipation of
serfs in Russia. Jacolliot writes about the Nine Unknown in
Calcutta. Gatling gun patented.
1862 -- Benjamin appointed Confederate Secretary of State.
1863 -- Rockfeller builds his first refinery.
1865 -- Assassination of Lincoln; Andrew Johnson becomes
president; "Booth" killed; coded message found among his effects;
the code key later found in possession of Benjamin, alleged
Rothschild agent. Civil War ends. Thirteenth amendment abolishes
1866 -- Ku Klux Klan founded as a social club in Pulaski,
Tennessee. Benjamin flees to England. Death of Phineas Quimby,
magnetic healer, founder of Free Thought movement, teacher of Mary
1867 -- Ku Klux Klan reorganized along political and racial lines
near Nashville, Tennessee.
1868 -- Assassination of Thomas D'Arcy McGee, first Canadian
1869 -- St. Germain allegedly completes 85 years in the Himalayas
after his "death." Mendeleev composes first periodic table of the
elements in Russia. U.S. transcontinental railroad completed.
1870 -- Standard Oil Company incorporated.
1875 -- "Whiskey Ring" conspiracy of distillery owners revealed.
Madam Blavatsky founds Theosophy Society. Mary Baker Eddy's
"Science and Health" published.
1875 to 1947 -- Life of Aleister Crowley, the Great Beast, Golden
Dawn leader and occult figure.
1876 -- Disraeli again warns about dangers of secret societies.
Battle of the Little Big Horn. Bell patents telephone. Otto
builds four-cycle gasoline engine.
1877 -- First of seven wills in which Cecil Rhodes leaves his
money to establish a secret society to expand British rule
throughout the world.
1878 to 1945 -- Life of Edgar Cayce, visionary, trance-channeler
who spoke of reincarnation, Egyptian mysteries, and Atlantis.
1881 -- Garfield assassinated. Czar Alexander II assassinated by
secret society. Disraeli publishes "Lothair," a novel about
secret societies and European politics.
1884 -- Fabian Society founded in London by Sidney and Beatrice
Webb and others.
1885 -- First practical horseless carriage built by Daimler.
1887 -- Golden Dawn founded in London by Mathers and others.
Mitchelson-Morley experiement disproving ether theory.
1888 -- Unsolved murders of London prostitutes by "Jack the
Ripper," suspected of being one of those implicated in the
Cleveland Street Affair involving high-society Victorians and
their patronage of a brothel staffed by messenger boys.
1889 -- Second Communist International organized.
1890 -- Biologist Yersin visits India, purportedly to recieve
plague and cholera serum from the Nine Unknown. Wounded Knee
1891 -- Rhodes gains control of 90% of world's diamond supply.
The Round Tables, a secret society allegedly funded by Rhodes and
the Rothschilds to gain financial and political power, founded in
the U.S., Canada, Australia, India, South Africa and New Zealand.
Rockefeller grant founds University of Chicago. Nikola Tesla
invents Tesla coil, becomes U.S. citizen.
1892 -- Rockefeller trust transferred to holding company: Standard
Oil of New Jersey.
1893 -- Assassination of Chicago Mayor Harrison.
1894 -- Assassination of President Carnot of France.
1896 -- Maconi's patent No. 7777 for radio. First "flap year" for
UFOs: wave of sightings of unidentified airships in U.S.
1897 -- Assassination of Premier Canovas of Spain. Zionism
founded in Basil, Switzerland by Theodore Herzl.
1898 -- Assassination of Empress Elizabeth of Austria. Pavlov
begins study of conditioned reflex in dogs.
1899 -- Tesla discovers terrestrial stationary waves which can
produce electricity; reports receiving signals from another
planet. Alleged meeting in England at which the Morgans,
Rothschilds and Warburgs become affiliated.
1900 -- Assassination of King Umberto I of Italy and Kentucky
Governor-elect William Goebel. Tesla suggests alien beings might
be living "in the very midst of us." Boxer rebellion in China.
Approximate date Adolf Lanz founded the Order of New Templars, a
fore-runner of the Nazi mentality.
1901 -- Assassination of McKinley and Russian Education Minister
Bogolepov. Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research
(Rockefeller University) founded in New York. First trans-
Atlantic radio broadcast: Marconi sends the letter S.
1902 -- Assassination of Russian Minister of Interior Sipyagain.
Paul and Felix Warburg immigrate from Germany to the U.S.
Rockefeller General Education Board founded.
1903 -- Assassination of Bogdanovich, Governor of Ufa. "Protocols
of Elders of Zion," alleged plan for Jewish world takeover,
published in Russian newspaper.
1904 -- Assassination of Russian Premier Vischelev von Plehev.
1905 -- Assassination of Grand Duke Sergius and Idaho Governor
Steunenberg. Abortive revolution in Russia. Expanded version of
"Protocols of Zion" published.
1906 -- Assassination of Russian General Dubrassov.
1907 -- Financial panic and depression allegedly caused by J.P.
Morgan to gain support for the central bank concept.
1908 -- Assassination of King Carl of Prussia and Crown Prince of
Portugal. FBI founded. Founding of the Armanen Initiates, another
proro-Nazi secret society.
1910 -- Attempted assassination of Mayor Gaynor of NYC. Secret
meeting of bankers and politicians at Jekyll Island, Georgia,
results in Federal Reserve Act.
1911 -- Assassination of Prime Minister Staliapin of Russia by
police double agent. Standard Oil of New Jersey broken up as
1912 -- Assassination of Primier Canalegas of Spain. Attempted
assassination of Teddy Roosevelt. Colonel E.M. House, adviser to
Woodrow Wilson, publishes "Philip Dru: Administrator," a political
romance which proposed modern social legislation. Founding of
Germanen Order, another pre-Nazi secret society.
1913 -- Assassination of George I of Greece. Rockefeller
1914 -- Attempted assassination of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria
by Masonic agents, followed an hour later by successful
assassination; in Russia, Rasputin stabbed the same day. World War
1915 -- Sinking of the Lusitania by German submarine; allegedly
carrying secret munitions for the Allies, the ship supposedly
sacrificed by British and American authorities to drum up war
hysteria in U.S. Alfred Wegener proposed theory of continental
drift, receives ridicule and contempt from his fellow scientists.
Ku Klux Klan revived.
1916 -- Assassination of Rasputin.
From "The Illuminoids" c. Neil Wilgus & various sources
1917 -- United States enters World War I. Russian Revolution
begins; Cheka, secret police of Bolsheviks, founded.
1918 -- Assassination of Russian Czar Nicholas II and his family.
Attempted assassination of Lenin. New Thought lecturer David Van
Bush hires H.P. Lovecraft as a ghost writer.
1919 -- Founding of Thule Society in Germany; Hitler recruited.
League of Nations founded at Paris Peace Conference. Meeting at
the Majestic Hotel, Paris, between Wilsonian intellectuals (House,
Dulles and Dulles, etc.) and "like-minded Englishmen" to discuss
forming an organization "for the study of international affairs."
Royal Institute of International Affairs founded. Freud draws
attention to Austrian neurologist Poetzl's experiments with the
tachistroscope, an early device for studying subliminal
perception. Charles Fort's "The Book of the Damned" published.
Hitler joins the German Workers' Party.
1920s -- Assassination of estimated 400 German public figures
begins. U.S. entry into League of Nations blocked in Senate.
Development of modern advertising techniques emphasizing
manipulation rather than information.
1920 -- GWP becomes the National Socialist German Worker's Party.
1921 -- Council on Foreign Relations incorporated; founded by
Wilsonians House, Dulles and company upon their return from Paris,
with the help of the Round Table Group. Marconi states he believes
mysterious V code on pre-WWI radio came from space; Tesla recalls
seeing lights, vivid images, when he was a boy. Hitler takes over
1922 -- Mussolini, alleged British Intelligence agent, comes to
power in Italy, begins attempt to eliminate Mafia in Sicily. Cheka
reorganized as GPU, Russian secret police. CFR journal "Foreign
Affairs" founded. King Tutankhamen's tomb opened in Egypt, thus
invoking "King Tut's Curse"; 14 violent deaths in as many years
linked to the curse.
1923 -- Assassination of Pancho Villa in Mexico. Founding of
Hitler's National-Socialist (Nazi) Party in Germany. International
Police (Interpol) founded in Vienna. In the face of the Teapot
Dome and other scandals, President Harding visits Alaska and
receives a "long ciphered message" which visibly upsets him,
causing him to ask what a president could do when friends betrayed
him; he died soon after among conflicting rumors about the cause
of his death. Fort's "New Lands" published.
1924 -- J. Edgar Hoover takes over FBI. During Mars' closest
approach radios around the world went off the air in order to
allow interception of any possible messages from space; when
translated onto photographic tape, signals received produced
crudely drawn faces. Lovecraft ghostwrites for Houdini.
1925 -- Lionel Curtis organizes the Institutes of Pacific
Relations in at least ten countries for the Round Table Group.
1926 -- Suicide of synchronicity researcher Paul Krammerer,
1927 -- Rise of the CFR due to Rockefeller and other foundation
funding. The Crystal Skull discovered in ruins of Lubaantun in
1928 -- Nomination of Catholic Al Smith sparks last spurt of
growth for the KKK. Soviet produced film shows conditioned reflex
experiments on humans.
1929 -- CFR moves to Harold Pratt Building on 68th Street. Great
Depression begins. Quisling's "About the Matter That Inhabited
Worlds Outside Ours and the Significance Caused by It to Our
Philosophy of Life" published.
1930 -- Pavlov begins applying knowledge of conditioned reflex to
1930s -- Mafia becomes integral part of the U.S. organized crime.
Continuing political assassinations accompany Nazi rise to power.
1931 -- Fort's "Lo!" published.
1932 -- Fort dies after publishing his last book, "Wild Talents."
1933 -- Attempted assassination of Franklin Roosevelt; Chicago
mayor Cermak killed instead. FDR orders use of Great Seal of the
U.S. on reverse side of the dollar bill. Reichstag Fire, set by
Nazis, used to suspend civil liberties.
1934 -- Assassination of S.M. Kirov, Soviet leader and Stalin
collaborator. Russian GPU renamed NKVD. Beginning of Hitler's
Black Order. Unexplained "ghostflier" broadcasts in Sweden.
1935 -- Assassination of Senator Huey Long. First lobotomy
performed by Egas Moniz in Lisbon.
1936 -- Beginning of Moscow Purge trials in which numerous
communist leaders were brainwashed into false confessions and then
1937 -- Spanish Civil War begins. First of 48 "Lost Colony" stones
found in North Carolina; stones supposedly tell the story of lost
Roanoke Island colony. Amelia Earhart Putnam, aviator, disappears.
1938 -- Assassination of Leon Sedov, Trotsky's son; first
assassination attempt against Trotsky. Nazi invasion of Austria;
Interpol exiled -- or taken over by Nazis; German expedition to
Antarctica stakes out 600,000 square kilometers, lands near the
South Pole. Electroshock treatment discovered. Orson Welles'
dramatization of H.G. Wells' "War of the Worlds" scares American
1939 -- Attorney Leon Cooke, friend of Jack Ruby and financial
secretary of the union which employed Ruby, killed by union
president Jack Martin; union subsequently taken over by Mafia.
League of Nations suspended. Germany invades Poland; World War II
begins. CFR offers it services to U.S. State Dept. Interpol
grouped with Gestapo. Amateur radio astronomer Grote Reber
receives dot-dash signal from space. Attempted assassination of
1940 -- Assassination of Leon Trotsky in Mexico. British secret
police renamed MI-5 and MI-6 for duration of war. Interpol moved
to near Berlin., with Reinhard Heydrich in charge. Nazis allegedly
begin building Hitler's secret hideout in Antarctica. Roosevelt
sends Gen. "Wild Bill" Donovan on info-gathering mission to
Europe; Donovan recommends a central intelligence organization.
U.S. State Dept. creates Division of Special Research headed by
CFR member Pasbolsky.
1941 -- Japan attacks U.S. Fleet at Pearl Harbor, allegedly
through the maneuvering of Roosevelt and his advisors to provide
an excuse to enter the war. Donovan made head of new Office of
Coordinator of Information. "The Books of Charles Fort" published.
1942 -- Assassination of Interpol chief H-ydrtch pn
Czechloslavakia. Donovan's OCI evolves into the Office of
Strategic Services (OSS).
1943 -- LSD-25 discovered by Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann. Nazi
Admiral Doenitz boasts the German submarine fleet has built "in
another part of the world a Shangri-La on land, an impregnable
fortress." Juan Peron and other pro-Nazi leaders take power in
Argentina. Pilots on both sides of the war report seeing "foo-
fighters," unexplained flying objects, while flying war missions.
1944 -- Attempted assassination of Hitler. Nazis begin sending
millions of dollars worth of jewels, paintings and cash to
Argentina for safe keeping. Russian NKVD reorganized as MGB.
Donovan prepares plan for Roosevelt to establish a central
intelligence agency which is pigeonholed, later reconsidered by
Truman. American band leader Glenn Miller disappears on unarmed
flight over the English Channel.
1945 -- Alleged assassination (suicide) of James Forrestal at
Bethesda Hospital Neurological Ward, after his attempt to warn
Roosevelt of Illuminati plot. Roosevelt dies, Truman becomes
president. Mussolini killed. Hitler allegedly escapes from Berlin
after arranging for a fake suicide cover story; Hitler's death
announced, Admiral Doenitz takes command; submarines U-530, U-977
and others begin secret journey from Norway soon after Quisling
allegedly refused Hitler's offer to take him "aboard a submarine
to a safe refuge"; two months after Germany surrenders submarines
U-530 and U-977 give themselves up in Mar del Plata, Argentina,
after allegedly being lost from the submarine convoy taking Hitler
and others to their hideout in Antarctica; Nazi leader Martin
Bormann escapes without a trace from Berlin after supervising
Hitler's "suicide." First atomic bombs dropped. World War II ends.
General Gehlen, Head of Nazi Intelligence, captured by U.S. Army
and flown to Washington; other Nazi and British agents imported to
U.S., along wit` Werner Von Braun and other developers of the V-2
rockets. Interpol dissolved -- or reorganized with headquarters in
Paris, the story varies. OSS disbanded, its agents moving to
military intelligence agencies and the State Dept. CFR allegedly
takes over State Dept. United Nations founded. "Official beginning
of Bermuda Triangle mystery," when Flight 19, made up of five
naval bombers, disappears off the coast of Florida; another plane
sent to investigate also disappears -- 6 planes and 27 men
vanished. An Air Force plane's engines fail over Iwo Jima as foo-
fighters maneuver around it.
1946 -- Murder of wire service king James Ragen by Syndicate
friends of Jack Ruby; indictment dropped following additional
murders. John Kennedy and Richard Nixon elected to House of
Representatives. Truman's executive order sets up the National
Intelligence Authority and Central Intelligence Group. Gehlen
returns to Germany to continue intelligence work for U.S. Army.
Interpol reorganization meeting held in Brussels. Admiral Byrd
allegedly leads Naval "research" expedition to Antarctica to
attack Hitler's secret hideout; attempt allegedly fails and Hitler
and his "UFO scientists" continue their activities. Waves of
unexplained "ghost rockets" seen in Europe, especially
1947 -- Attempted assassination of Minneapolis Mayor Hubert
Humphrey. Partition of India receives "strong impetus from the
Round Table Group." National Security Act establishes Dept. of
Defense, National Security Council and Central Intelligence
Agency. France creates SDECE, similar to CIA. Second UFO flap
year; Kenneth Arnold reports flying saucers near Yakima,
Washington, and other reports soon follow. Maury Island "hoax": an
early Men-In-Black incident three days before the Arnold sighting,
in which a "donut-shaped object" dropped slag on a boat near
Tacoma, Washington; the next day an MIB visited Harold Dahl, who
was piloting the boat, and warned him not to discuss the sighting;
the boat's owner, Fred Crisman, was suspected of being a CIA
employee and was later called to give secret testimony at the
trial of Clay Shaw in New Orleans; pilot Dahl disappeared and
UFOlogist Arnold, who investigated the case, reported unexplained
failure of his own plane's engine soon after two Air Force
investigators were killed taking off from Tacoma's airport.
1948 -- Assassination of Mahatma Gandhi. Attempted assassination
of labor leader Walter Reuther. Beginning of Operation Ohio, a CIA
program responsible for one hundred European assassinations during
the next ten years. Beginning of CIA interest in UFOs as a
"security" problem. McCord employed by the FBI. Nixon gains
prominence in the Alger Hiss case as member of the House Un-
American Activities Committee; goes to Miami where he meets Bebe
Rebozo and goes yachting with other underworld-connected figures.
Martin Bormann reported living in Argentina. New nation of Israel
creates Central Institute for Intelligence and Security. World
Council of Churches founded in Amsterdam.
1949 -- Report critical of CIA filed and forgotten, unread by
Truman; Central Intelligence Act exempts CIA from disclosure laws.
E. Howard Hunt becomes CIA agent; Clay Shaw becomes agent for
CIA's Domestic Contact Service. The Gehlen Organization
transferred to CIA control. U.S. Army begins 20 years of simulated
germ warfare attacks against American cities, conducting at least
239 open air tests. Interpol granted consultive status by UN.
Chaing Kai-shek flees to Formosa; mainland China taken by
communist leaders; Social Affairs Dept. and other Chinese secret
police created. Trial of Cardinal Mindszenty in Hungary following
his brainwashing and confession of conspiracy.
1950 -- Attempted assassination of Truman by Puerto Rican
nationalists. Korean War begins. Congress passes McCarran's
Internal Security Act setting up program for detention of
subversives. Hiss convicted of perjury; Nixon elected to Senate
after smear campaign against California opponent. U.S. Army
engages in "simulated" germ warfare in San Francisco and the
Pentagon. National Council of Churches founded in U.S. CIA
organizes the Pacific Corporation, a large holding company which
was the first of many CIA "private" enterprises. Alleged CIA plot
to introduce UFO contact ideas with "Little Green Men" stories and
radio contact "from space." Malcolm X receives visit from an MIB
while in prison. "Worlds in Collision" by Immanuel Velikovsky
proposes a catastrophic theory of ancient history in which a huge
"comet" of matter is ripped out of Jupiter, approaches Earth close
enough to cause universal fire/flood legends in primitive folklore
and the settles into orbit as a new planet, Venus; Velikovsky
receives ridicule and contempt from his fellow scientists, thought
20 years later Jupiter is generally considered a "cold star"
rather than a planet and Velikovsky's prediction of a hot climate
on Venus is confirmed. Approximate starting date of building of
Mount Weather, secret American government fortress.
1951 -- Assassination of Ali Razmara of Iran, Riad Al-Sulh and
Abdullah of Jordan and Ali Knah Liaquat of Pakistan. Army
simulated germ warfare project in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.
Approximate date CBS begins active cooperation with CIA. McCord
moves from FBI to CIA. North Korean brainwashing of American
prisoners begins. TIME magazine popularizes the term
1952 -- Eisenhower elected president, Nixon vice-president;
Kennedy elected to Senate. Army germ warfare project in Key West,
Florida, and Ft. McCellan, Alabama. CIA agent Downey and Fecteau
captured while on spy mission in China. Third UFO flap year. First
UFO "contact" case: George Adamski meets Venusians in California
desert; alleged CIA plot to start UFO scare. UFOlogist George
Williamson, one of Adamski's witnesses, claims he also witnessed
ham radio operator establish contact with another world.
1953 -- Dr. Frank Olsen commits suicide after having been given a
secret dose of LSD by the CIA, under the direction of the
mysterious Dr. Sidney Gottlieb. CIA contemplates developing drugs
to cause amnesia in retired agents. CIA's Robertson Panel views
UFO reports as national security threat. Army germ warfare project
in Panama City, Florida. Return of Korean War prisoners, including
some who underwent brainwashing. 21 POWs defect. Mau Mau (Hidden
Ones) formed in Kenya to overthrow white rule. UFOlogist Albert
Bender closes down his International Flying Saucer Bureau after
being visited by three MIB.
1954 -- Attempted assassinations of several U.S. Congressmen by
Puerto Rican nationalists. First Bilderberger meeting takes place
at the Bilderberg Hotel, Oosterbeek, Holland. Condemnation by the
U.S. Senate of Joseph McCarthy following his charges of subversion
in high places. Hunt involved in CIA overthrow of communist regime
in Guatemala, Carlos Castillo-Armas becomes president. Richard
Bissell joins the CIA. Army germ warfare project in Point Mugu and
Fort Hueneme, California. Russian KGB created to replace earlier
secret police. Broadcaster Frank Edwards fired for discussing UFOs
on the air. Strange voice "from space" speaks from turned-off
radios in midwest U.S. and London, warns against preparations for
1955 -- Assassination of Jose Antonio Remon of Panama and Adnan
Al-Malki of Syria. Bilderberger meeting in Barbizon, France. Lee
Harvey Oswald meets David Ferrie of the New Orleans Civil Air
Patrol. Doug Durham joins the Marines. The Office of Naval
Research allegedly receives a copy of Morris Jessup's "The Case
for the UFOs" with marginal notes in three different hands,
supposedly by "Gypsies" knowledgeable in UFOlogy; ONR reprints
several hundred copies for internal use; an MIB called "Carlos
Allende" is implicated in the affair.
1956 -- Assassination of Anastasio Somoza of Nicaragua.
Bilderberger meeting in Frednsborg, Denmark. Clay Shaw's CIA
contact allegedly stopped. Oswald joins Marines. Durham receives
special CIA training. UFOlogist Gray Barker publishes "They Knew
Too Much About Flying Saucers" which reported numerous MIB
1957 -- Assassination of Carlos Castillo-Armas of Guatemala.
Exiled Ukranian politician Lev Rebet assassinated by KGB agent in
Munich. Alleged assassination of Joseph McCarthy at Bethesda
Hospital Neurological Ward, after warning of Illuminati plot.
Bilderberger meetings in St. Simon Island, Georgia, and Fiuggui,
Italy. Oswald assigned to base at Atsugi, Japan, where CIA U-2
planes were launched; shoots self in elbow. General Edwin Walker
commands federal troops sent to enforce racial integration at
Little Rock, Arkansas. CIA helps Iran form SAVAK, secret police
later accused of assassination Iranian dissidents. Experiments in
behavior modification sleep-teaching take place at California
penal institution Woodland Road Camp. Fourth UFO flap year. Anti-
atomic bomb propaganda disseminated by saucer clubs -- another CIA
plot? Unexplained short wave radio signals received worldwide.
1958 -- Assassination of Abdul Llah, Faisal II and Nuri Al-Said of
Iraq. Bilderberger meeting in Buxton, England. Russia launches
first space satellites. Unidentified ex-Marine lives in Minsk,
USSR, apparently gathering information for the CIA. Oswald on
maneuvers in the Philippines involving U-2 flights. Francis Gary
Powers released from Air Force and assigned to covert CIA spying.
Kerry Thornley and Gregory Hill found Discordianism and publish
"Principia Discordia, or How I Found Goddess and What I Did To
Her When I Found Her"; Thornley joins Marine Corps. John Birch
Society organized by Robert Welch. Nelson Rockefeller elected
governor of New York. Ham radio operators pick up a male voice
claiming to be Nacoma of Jupiter and warning of atomic bomb
disaster in English, German, Norweigian and his own unknown
1959 -- Assassination of Solomon W.R. Bandaranaike of Ceylon.
Exiled Ukranian politician Stephan Bandera assassinated by KGB
agent in Munich. Attempted assassination of Senator Bircher of
Ohio and Governor Almond of Virginia. Apparent suicide of UFO
researcher Morris Jessup who had received communications from
"Carlos Allende," one of the MIB and whose book was mysteriously
annoted by UFOlogical Gypsies. Bilderberger meeting in Yesilkov,
Turkey. Fidel Castro assumes power in Cuba; Cuban Intelligence
(DGI) begun. Ruby visits casino owner in Havana. Kerry Thornley
first meets fellow Marine Oswald in California; Oswald released
from Marines, defects to Russia. Thornley assigned to U-2 base in
Atsugi, Japan. Durham discharged from Marines, stationed at CIA
base in Guatemala. UFO sighting at CIA headquarters after Naval
officer contacts "space people" while in CIA-observed trance.
Condon's "The Manchurian Candidate" published.
1960 -- Assassination of Hazza Majali of Jordan. Bilderberger
meeting in Burgenstock, Switzerland. Eisenhower authorizes
training and arming Cuban exiles, allegedly issues orders for the
assassination of Congolese leader Patrice Lumumba. Nixon, CIA
agent Bissell and others plan Bay of Pigs invasion, obtain
permission to use Guatemala as launching point. Bernard Baker
serves as conduit for Bay of Pigs funding. CIA buys Southern Air
Transport; contemplates development of "recruitment pills" and
other drugs; studies mysterious amnesia of Korean war prisoners
moved through Manchuria; contemplates giving truth serum to
brainwashed American POWs. CIA spy Powers shot down in U-2 over
Russia; summit conference cancelled. Kennedy-Nixon debates;
Kennedy elected president. Oswald assigned job in Bellorussian
Radio Factory in Minsk, USSR. Thornley discharged from Marines.
Project Ozma, searching for intelligent signals from another part
of the universe, receives unexplained signals from space.
1961 -- Assassination of Lumumba of the Congo, Rafael Trujillo
Molina of the Dominican Republic and Louis Rivagasore of Nurundi.
Attempted assassination of Castro by Hans Tanner. Michael
Rockefeller disappears in New Guinea. Bilderberger meeting in
Quebec, Canada. Thornley arrives to New Orleans; Slim Brooks gives
Thornley "the haircut" on his 23rd birthday; the same day, the
CIA invasion of Cuba at the Bay of Pigs, launched from Guatemala,
fails due to poor planning and cancellation of support by Kennedy;
the CIA, the Mob, Cuban-exiles, right-wingers and Nixonites
supposedly vow revenge against Kennedy. Kennedy develops
extracurricular relationship with Judith Campbell, Sam Giancana's
girlfriend; Giancana and John Roselli enlisted by CIA to attempt
Castro assassination. George De Mohrenschildt on hiking trip
through Guatemala. Brooks introduces Thornley to his
"brother-in-law," Gary Kirstein, allegedly an undercover E. Howard
Hunt; Thornley and "Kirstein" begin nearly three-year relationship
of discussing Nazis, mind-control, the status of philosopher-
kings, and plans to assassinate Kennedy. Robert Morrow, working
with Ruby, Shaw and Ferrie, allegedly smuggle weapons from Greece
to Central America for the CIA; also picks up information for CIA
from "Harvey" in the Soviet Union. Ferrie, Gordon Novel and two
others arrested in burglary of Louisiana arms bunker. Unidentified
Marine from Minsk divulges information to CIA agent in Copenhagen.
General Walker resigns after criticism of his anti-communist
indoctrination of troops. U.S. Military Advisor Group begins
defoliation project in Vietnam which eventually covers over 12% of
land area. Milgram's Yale experiments demonstrating dangers of
obedience to authority. Unexplained transmissions from space
monitored by ham radio operators worldwide; Bob Renaud, ham
operator, allegedly makes contact with aliens.
1962 -- Suicide of Marilyn Monroe under questionable
circumstances. Bilderberger meeting in Saltsjobaden, Sweden.
Oswald returns to America with his Russian wife, an alleged KGB
agent. Retired General Walker arrested on Attorney Robert
Kennedy's orders when Walker became involved in the racial
disorders in Oxford, Mississippi; Walker stripped naked and flown
to Springfield, Missouri, prison for examination; Walker reported
to be incompetent but was later released and ran against John
Connally for Governor of Texas. Hunt becomes head of CIA's new
Domestic Operations Division. CIA interference in Ecuadorian
politics. CIA allegedly pays a Canadian agriculture technician to
infect Cuban turkeys with Newcastle disease (though the technician
supposedly double-crossed them). Ruby allegedly flies from Mexico
City to visit Havana. CIA begins using secret terror teams in
Vietnam, roots of Operation Phoenix. Dr. Edgar Schein outlines
behavior modification programs for U.S. prisons, based on Korean
brainwashing techniques. Cuban missile crisis. De Mohrenschildt,
friend of the Kennedys, befriends the Oswalds in Dallas. Durham
employed by Des Moines Police Dept. UFOlogist Williamson
disappears in South America. Film version of "The Manchurian
Illuminati History, Part 3
From Neil Wilgus' ILLUMINOIDS and other sources
1963 -- Assassination of Sylvanus Olympio of Togo, Abdul Karim
Kassem of Iraq, Medgar Evers of US, Ngo Dinh Diem of South
Vietnam and John Kennedy of US; Texas Gov. John Connally
wounded, police officer Tippit and Oswald killed. Attempted
assassination of General Walker in Dallas earlier, allegedly by
Oswald; Oswald also supposedly threatened to kill ex-Veep Nixon,
or was it Veep Johnson? the Warren Commission wasn't sure.
Alleged assassination attempt of JFK in Miami but right-winger
Milteer spills the beans; another attempt in Chicago also
supposedly foiled. Attempted assassination of Castro in which
CIA agent Rorke is killed. Bilderberger meeting in Cannes,
France. Johnson becomes president; almost immediately reverses
JFK's decision to withdraw from Vietnam. CIA begins weather
modification project over Hue, Vietnam. Equadorian government
overthrown. Profumo scandal in England, involving sex and
spying, brings down Conservative government. Russia sends first
woman into space. Unexplained radio transmission interrupts
astronaut Gordon Cooper in unidentified language. Numerous MIB
spotted in Dealy Plaza.
Oswald in New Orleans
Oswald's Fair Play for Cuba Committee established at same address
as ex-FBI man Guy Bannister's private detective office, also used
for E. Howard Hunt's (allegedly the "brother-in-law" Thornley met
with several times over period 1961-1963) Cuban Revolutionary
Council and other anti-Castro fronts; confrontation with Carlos
Bringuier, another agent for CIA's Domestic Contact Service, in
front of Shaw's International Trade Mart; Oswald asks Bringuier to
hit him, pleads guilty when they are arrested, asks to see an FBI
agent, is released and appears on radio and TV the next day to
publicize his activities; Oswald allegedly meets Shaw, Ferrie and
other operatives of the FBI and CIA; Oswald, Shaw and Ferrie
allegedly attempt to register to vote in rural Clinton, Louisiana,
attracting attention by arriving in a black Cadillac; Oswald and
Thornley allegedly meet at nightclub; Thornley thinks it was a
'look-alike'; Jack Ruby visits New Orleans to obtain "the services
of a stripper known as 'Jada,' who became his featured performer."
Oswald in Mexico
Although Oswald was allegedly on a bus to Mexico at the time,
someone calling himself "Harvey Oswald" appeared at the Selective
Service office in Austin, Texas, to discuss his undesirable
discharge; the next day Cuban refugee leader Sylvio Odio is
visited in Dallas by two Latins and "Leon Osward" (whom they
called "Leopoldo") to discuss violent anti-Castro activities and
revenge against Kennedy -- though Oswald was supposedly on his way
to Mexico City; Albert Osborne, who allegedly paid for 1000 Hands
Off Cuba leaflets which Oswald distributed in New Orleans,
allegedly rides the same bus with him to Mexico City; Oswald, or
someone impersonating him, attempts to go to Cuba from Mexico
City; while Oswald was in Mexico a second Oswald appeared at a
Dallas rifle range to shoot bull's-eyes, have his scope adjusted
and talk to people there; Oswald returns to Dallas on bus No. 332,
or was it No. 340? which had the name "Oswald" added to the
manifest after the trip.
Oswald in Dallas
Soon after returning from Mexico Oswald and his family allegedly
drove to Alice, Texas, to talk with the manager of KPOY -- though
Oswald didn't drive and the Warren Commission concluded he
couldn't have been in Alice then; Oswald attends General Walker's
John Birch meeting lecture and two nights later attends an ACLU
meeting where he criticizes Walker's alleged racism; someone
looking like Oswald visits a furniture store in Irving, Texas,
with his family, looking for a part for a gun; the second Oswald
visits the Irving Sports Shop to have three holes drilled in a
rifle, though Oswald's only had two holes and they were drilled
before he got it; the second Oswald cashes a $189 check at an
Irving grocery store, buys groceries Oswald was unlikely to buy
and gets a HAIRCUT accompanied by a teenager who allegedly
exchanged leftist remarks with him; Oswald II visits the Lord-
Lincoln auto agency to look at cars, test drives one at 70 mph and
brags about coming into money soon and returning to Russia; Oswald
II begins visiting Dallas/Irving rifle ranges to demonstrate his
marksmanship, shooting bull's-eyes and hitting other people's
targets; Oswald I writes a letter to the Dallas FBI which is
destroyed soon after the assassination; Oswald I writes to "Mr.
Hunt" asking to "discuss the matter fully before any steps are
taken by me or anyone else"; two days before the assassination
Oswald II creates a scene in a Dallas restaurant where Officer
J.D. Tippit "glowered" at him; Oswald I allegedly seen at the
Carousel Club, plotting with Ruby, Tippit and/or Bernard Weissman;
Oswald I or II allegedly ordered distribution of the anti-Kennedy
"Wanted for Treason" leaflets in Dallas; Oswald, or was it Billy
Lovelady? photographed standing in the doorway of the Book
Depository building at the moment Kennedy was shot; Oswald II
allegedly seen fleeing from the back of the Book Depository
immediately after the assassination; Oswald II confronts Tippit,
Oswald I arrested in the Texas Theatre; Oswald's voice prints show
he told the truth when he said "I didn't shoot anybody, no sir."
Faces in the Crowd
Among the several hundred witnesses to the assassination were the
following: the "umbrella man" who supposedly signaled
assassination teams to fire by closing his black umbrella; the
"Babushka Lady," who allegedly was introduced to "Lee Oswald of
the CIA" by Jack Ruby and who also filmed the assassination, only
to have the FBI confiscate the film and never return it; Joseph
Milteer, the National States Rights Party leader who had disclosed
the Miami plot against JFK and who had links through the NSRP to
James Earl Ray's brother Jerry; three tramps who were arrested
soon after the assassination, two of them allegedly resembling E.
Howard Hunt and Frank Sturgis, the third possibly being Oswald II;
Lee Harvey Oswald and George DeMohrenschildt who, so
DeMohrenschildt told a hospital roommate just before his death,
were together watching the parade when the shots were fired --
Oswald ran and that was the last time DeMohrenschildt supposedly
Some Nagging Doubts
Nixon, having attended a convention of Pepsi-Cola executives in
Dallas, leaves for New York an hour before the assassination and
was one of the few people who later forgot where he was at the
time; J. Edgar Hoover also alleged to have been secretly in Dallas
on the same day. Texas oilman H.L. Hunt taken into protective
custody by federal agents after the assassination and kept in
another city for several days to avoid threats by those who might
think he was involved. DeMohrenschildt, in Haiti, expresses belief
Oswald was a patsy and that the FBI killed Kennedy (though later
DeMohrenschildt claimed to have been the link between H.L Hunt and
Oswald in a right-wing plot to kill JFK). Ferrie allegedly flies
to Dallas on evening after assassination but his actual
whereabouts remain unclear. Ruby, allegedly in hypnotic trance,
shoots Oswald after an unexplained horn honk signal in the Dallas
Police building basement. Cuban Bay of Pigs veteran named Ruedelo
arrives in Madrid, Spain, five days after Kennedy assassination,
jailed for invalid visa. Murder of Jack Zangetti, Oklahoma motel
owner who told friends the day after the JFK killing that Ruby
would kill Oswald and a member of the Sinatra family would be
kidnapped soon afterward to distract attention from the
assassination. Frank Sinatra, Jr., kidnapped, released unharmed.
From Neil Wilgus' ILLUMINOIDS and other sources
1964 -- Assassination of Jigme P. Dorji of Bhutan. Deaths
associated with Kennedy assassination: Betty Mooney MacDonald,
former Carousel Club stripper who had met Oswald at a party and
provided an alibi for Darrell Wayne Garner (who was accused of
wounding Tippit-killing witness Warren Reynolds), found hanged
in her cell after being arrested for fighting with her roommate;
Garner disappears, later found dead; Hank Killam, whose wife
Wanda was also a stripper at Ruby's club and who was a friend of
John Carter who once lived in Oswald's rooming house, evades
police for several months, then found with a slashed throat in
Pensacola, Florida; Gary Underhill, former LIFE editor and CIA
agent who begged friends to protect him because he knew who
killed Kennedy, found shot in left side of head -- ruled suicide
even though he was right-handed; Bill Hunter, LONG BEACH PRESS-
TELEGRAM reporter, who had met with Ruby's roommate George
Senator and Ruby's attorney Tom Howard at Ruby's apartment a
few hours after Oswald's murder, shot to death by a policeman
in Long Beach, California, police station, accidentally; Jim
Koethe, DALLAS TIMES-HERALD reporter also present at the meeting
in Ruby's apartment, killed by karate chop to the throat as he
emerged from the shower; Mary Meyer, painter, niece of forester
Gifford Pinchot and one of JFK's lovers (who allegedly funneled
LSD from an unsuspecting Timothy Leary to JFK), shot while
taking a walk in Washington, D.C. -- her secret diary
confiscated by her CIA friend James Angleton, later allegedly
destroyed. Robert Kennedy allegedly stalked in assassination
plot during his New York senatorial race by Frank Chavez,
associate of Ruby; Puerto Rican Teamster Ramon Ducos and Miguel
Cruz who was allegedly arrested with Oswald in New Orleans and
who claimed to have killed Kennedy; Chavez later killed by his
bodyguard, Miguel Cruz. Durham kills wife, terminated from Des
Moines police. Bilderberger meeting in Williamsburg, Virginia.
Congress passes the Tonkin Gulf resolution giving LBJ power to
make war on Vietnam. Virginia Miller, later known as "Blue
Dove," allegedly begins career as "disrupter" in the Amerindian
community; later serves as FBI informer on Indian activities.
REPORT OF THE WARREN COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF
PRESIDENT KENNEDY released; Commission finds that Oswald, acting
alone, killed JFK.
1965 -- Assassination of Pierre Ngendandumwe of Burundi, Hassan
Ali Mansour of Iran, Malcolm X of US and Mario Mendez Montenegro
of Guatemala. On the day Malcolm was killed Pio Ghana de Pinto,
who had been working with him to coordinate poor Americans and
Third World Africans, was machine-gunned at his home in Africa.
Deaths associated with Kennedy assassination: Tom Howard, Ruby's
attorney who met with Senator and others after Oswald's death,
died of a heart attack after "acting strangely" for two days, no
autopsy performed; Rose Cherami, another Carousel stripper who
told a psychiatrist Kennedy had to be killed two days before it
happened and who said she'd seen Oswald at Ruby's club many
times, killed in a hit-and-run car accident near Big Sandy,
Texas; Dorothy Kilgallen, columnist and TV panel-show figure who
had a private half-hour interview with Ruby and said she was
going to break the Kennedy case wide open, found dead in her
apartment of an apparent overdose of alcohol and barbiturates;
William Whaley, Dallas cab driver who took Oswald from the Book
Depository to his rooming house after the assassination, killed
in an auto accident -- the first on-duty cabbie death in Dallas
since 1937; Karen Bennett Carlin, another Carousel entertainer
who reported seeing hate-ad signer Bernard Weissman at Ruby's
club and was the last known person to speak to Ruby before he
shot Oswald, died of gunshot wounds in the head in Houston.
Bilderberger meeting in Lake Como, Italy. Fighting in Vietnam
escalates into major war. US Army explores sites in the Middle
East for potential locations for nuclear devices intended to set
off earthquakes. Early prison behaviour mod program, CASE,
begins in Washington, D.C., boys school. Durham involved in
various Mafia activities and acts as informer for police,
possibly CIA. Fifth UFO flap year. Three Russian scientists
report receiving unexplained signals from space. California
highway inspector Rex Heflin, who took pictures of UFOs, visited
by MIB who took the original photographs and left; NORAD denies
they were their men, as claimed. Another ham radio operator,
Sidney Padrick, makes contact with UFO aliens.
1966 -- Assassination of Sir Abubakar Balewa of Nigeria, J.T.V.
Ironsi Aquiyi of Nigeria and Hendrick F. Verwoerd of South
Africa. Attempted assassination of James Meredith in US.
E. Howard Hunt serves as CIA contact in assassination plot
against Castro. Retired naval Lt. William Pitzer, who had
photographed the secret JFK autopsy and was beginning a job with
a TV station, found dead with a bullet in his head. Bilderberger
meeting in Wiesbaden, Germany. CIA begins weather modification
experiments over Cuba, later used in an attempt to ruin Castro's
sugar cane crop. Army simulated germ warfare project in New York
1967 -- Assassination of American Nazi George Lincoln Rockwell
in Virginia. Che Guevara killed in Bolivia after CIA
questioning. Deaths associated with Kennedy assassination: Jack
Ruby, whose lawyers charged Dallas authorities with neglecting
his health, died of cancer while awaiting retrial; David Ferrie,
who was to be a key witness in the trial of Clay Shaw, found
dead in his locked apartment in New Orleans, ruled suicide
though how the ruptured blood vessel which induced his brain
hemorrhage could be self-inflicted was unexplained; Eladio del
Valle, a friend of Ferrie's who had hired him to fly bombing
missions over Cuba, found shot through the heart in a parking
lot in Miami, Florida, the same day Ferrie was killed. Dr. Mary
Sherman, another friend of Ferrie, shot in New Orleans, her body
partially burned by her killer. Bilderberger meeting in
Cambridge, England. Beginning of Clay Shaw trial; DA Jim
Garrison subpoenas Allen Dulles and ex-CIA employee Gordon Novel
to testify; both escape testimony. CIA's Operation Phoenix,
which was to assassinate and torture over 40,000 in Vietnam,
officially launched. Beginning of CIA's $21 million rain-making
program over Indochina which would make 2,600 sorties by 1972.
Approximate date La Costa Resort hotel built near San Clemente,
California: meeting place of Mob figures, Teamsters, politicians
and other big-wigs. Winthrop Rockefeller elected governor of
Arkansas. Black Panther party formed. Military takeover of
Greece allegedly executed by secret Operation Prometheus.
Australian Prime Minister disappears while swimming. Jim
Thompson, ex-OSS commando and "Silk King of Thailand,"
disappears on Easter Sunday; five months later his sister is
murdered. Rex Heflin again visited by MIB in connection with his
photos of California UFOs; similar MIB incidents in New York and
elsewhere; another MIB, Mr. Dixsun, allegedly visits Colorado
University UFO researcher Edward Condon and offers to help him
contact the space people.
1968 -- Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., in Memphis,
Tennessee, and Robert Kennedy in Los Angeles, California. Dr.
Nicholas Chetta, who performed autopsies on Ferrie and Dr.
Sherman, died of an apparent heart attack; Richard Carr, JFK
assassination witness about to testify in the Clay Shaw trial,
learns police have arrested a man planning to shoot him.
Bilderberger meeting in Mont Tremblant, Canada.
King assassination: James Earl Ray begins international travels
thanks to "Raoul" who sounds very much like his younger brother
Jerry Ray; FBI begins search for Ray as lone assassin, ignoring
considerable evidence of a conspiracy with Ray as patsy --
including reports of the mysterious "sausage and eggs man" who
was seen in the neighborhood of King's motel with a rifle before
and after the murder. Following King assassination black leader
Ron Karenga meets secretly with California Governor Reagan and
later with Los Angeles police chief Thomas Reddin. Spiro Agnew's
law-n-order handling of riots following King's assassination
brings him to national attention; Agnew allegedly chosen for
Nixon's vice-president to obtain CIA and Greek oil and shipping
firms' contributions. Robert Kennedy assassination: Sirhan
Sirhan, who wounded Kennedy in the shoulder pad, still doesn't
remember what happened but perhaps security guard Eugene Cesar,
who carried the same caliber gun as Sirhan, does; Kennedy was
shot in the back of the head at close range -- Cesar was close
behind him, Sirhan several feet in front; a "girl in the polka
dot dress," who earlier had been seen with Sirhan, reportedly
leaves the scene saying "We've shot him!" Nixon and Agnew
elected. Approximate date group called The Kaisers founded --
60 German-Americans allegedly planning to make Nixon a dictator.
FBI begins secret Cointelpro campaign against New Left and black
radicals. New York police BOSS unit founds local Black Panther
party using undercover agents. FBI informer William O'Neal
infiltrates Chicago Black Panthers, becomes chief of security,
Los Angeles police establish Criminal Conspiracy Section which
employs Donald DeFreeze, Louis Tackwood, Ron Karenga, the
Steiner brothers and other agents to infiltrate prison reform
and black power groups. CIA penetrates the Students for a
Democratic Society at Columbia College; National Caucus of Labor
Committees (NCLC) formed within the SDS. Congress creates LEAA
to fund state and local police programs. Behavior mod token
economy program set up in West Virginia youth center. Mystery
ship Scheersberg disappears between Antwerp and Genoa with 200
tons of uranium believed to have been taken to Israel.
Astronauts circling the moon interrupted by unexplained voices.
Unexplained distress signals from the mid-Pacific received by
radio stations, no ships found during search. UFOlogists
Steiger, Whitenour and Keel smeared during MIB visits in UFO
flap area. Continental drift theory confirmed.
1969 -- Assassination of Tom Mboya of Kenya and A.A. Shermarke
of Somalia. Clyde Johnson, who had allegedly attended parties
with Ferrie, Ruby and Oswald and who was beaten up to keep him
from testifying at the Clay Shaw trial, shot to death near
Greensburg, Louisiana. Richard Carr, while visiting in Atlanta,
is attacked by two men with knives. Fifteen Russian generals
die in "unrelated" incidents within a month's time. CIA-linked
Professor Thomas Rika disappears from Boulder, Colorado.
Bilderberger meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark. First manned lunar
landing. Chappaquidick accident involving Edward Kennedy; Mary
Jo Kopechne dies. Trial of Shaw for conspiracy to assassinate
JFK; with Jim Garrison's witnesses dead or discredited by CIA or
FBI and other government agencies, Shaw was soon found not
guilty. Nixon issues Executive Order No. 11490 establishing
plans for dictatorial control in the event of a "national
emergency." NEW YORK TIMES reveals secret US bombing of
Cambodia; Nixon authorizes phone taps of Kissinger's staff to
discover leak. Chicago police and FBI raid Black Panthers, kill
Fred Hampton and Mark Clark (who were possibly drugged by
O'Neal); a series of earlier clashes had left other Chicago
Panthers dead. Black Panther leaders killed in Los Angeles by
the Steiner brothers, members of Karenga's United Slaves;
Panther headquarters raided by SWAT team. New York Panthers
indicted for conspiracy. CIA's Colton Westbrook returns from
Phoenix program in Vietnam to become involved in Black Culture
Association (BCA) program in California prisons. DeFreeze sent
to Vacaville, California prison, begins to undergo personality
changes. Pentagon and Department of Interior researchers study
methods of inducing earthquakes by injecting fluids into deep
wells. Alleged CIA spy Humberto Carrillo Colon arrested by Cuban
government which seized his Very Low Frequency transceiver and
coded messages describing strange lights, a minisubmarine and
other unexplained items. MIB "Carlos Allende" visits UFOlogists
Jim and Coral Lorenzen in Tucson, gives them a copy of the ONR
reprint of Jessup's CASE FOR THE UFO. Woodstock rock festival
in New York state draws well over half a million.
From Neil Wilgus' ILLUMINOIDS and other sources
1970 -- Assassination of union leader Joseph Yablonski and his
family in Pennsylvania. Attempted assassination of Pope Paul VI.
Reuther dies in plane crash under suspicious circumstances.
Bilderberger meeting in Bad Ragaz, Switzerland. US Army experts
complete a "mock assassination" project against the president
and Congress, demonstrating that determined terrorists could
wipe out US leaders through use of chemical of germ warfare.
US invasion of Cambodia; Kent State killings; massive protests.
Nixon staffers develop the Huston Plan and "Plumbers Unit" in
plot to use police and intelligence agencies at all levels for
political purposes. Attorneys Lefcourt in New York and Gary in
San Francisco are subject to the first of over 100 unsolved
break-ins which take place over the next five years; valuables
untouched but sensitive political information taken. FBI/police
attacks on Black Panthers in Seattle, Baltimore, New Bedford,
Philadelphia, New Orleans, Toledo, Detroit and Carbondale.
Westbrook meets DeFreeze; BCA at Vacaville encourages
revolutionary ideas and racial hatred in inmates. Personality-
altering Prolexin administered to 1,093 inmates at Vacaville;
Special Programs Unit behavior mod program begins at Joliet,
Illinois, under Dr. Martin Groder; Bureau of Prisons requests
funds for Federal Center for Correctional Research in Butner,
North Carolina. Approximate date of the "Korea-gate" scandal:
Korean CIA undertakes massive influence-peddling campaign, 50
congressmen accept bribes, links made with Nixon Administration
and the Unification Church.
1971 -- Assassination of Wasfi Tal of Jordan. Daughter of
conspiracy investigator Mae Brussell killed in suspicious car
accident. Bilderberger meeting in Woodstock, Vermont. PENTAGON
PAPERS published. Hunt hired by White House to gather damaging
evidence against Daniel Ellsberg, Edward Kennedy and other
"enemies"; Hunt hires Barker and other Bay of Pigs veterans to
make break-in at Ellsberg's psychiatrist's office. Barker
attempts to get plans to building which will house the
Democratic Convention. Plumber chief David Young, former
Kissinger aid, contacts CIA for psychiatric profile of Ellsberg,
referred to Howard Osborn, a possible Oswald link. White House
agent Sergretti meets with FBI, Minutemen and others to plan
kidnapping of radicals during the 1972 convention -- a plan
later scrapped. FBI begins (or continues) illegal break-ins,
mail-openings and wiretaps, conducted by Squad 47 of the
internal security division in search of Weather Underground
fugitives. Future SLA members Camilla Hall and William Wolfe
move to Berkley, become involved in radical and prison reform
activities. Electroshock treatments given to hundreds of inmates
at Vacaville. Black Panther party in shambles; Cointelpro
supposedly disbanded. Zimbardo's Stanford experiments
demonstrating dangers of prisoner/guard role-playing.
"Deprogrammer" Ted Patrick begins kidnapping Jesus Freaks and
reconverting them to conventional behavior. John Keel's OUR
HAUNTED PLANET discusses more MIB cases.
1972 -- Assassination of Abeid Karume of Zanzibar. Attempted
assassination of George Wallace in Maryland by "loner" Art
Bremer who had more money than he should and had alleged
connections with CIA-types. Warren Commission dissident Hale
Boggs disappears on flight to Alaska. Death of E. Howard Hunt's
wife Dorothy in plane crash while carrying large amount of cash
-- alleged murder described separately under Flight 553. Other
alleged murders involving secret funds include Rep. William O.
Mills (suicide) and his assistants Col. J. Webster and James
Glover; a Mr. Taub, Kalmback employee; Dennis Cossini, alleged
CIA contact with Bremer; Lou Russell, security cop employed by
McCord Associates; and Mrs. Andrew Topping, wife of man alleged
to be plotting assassination of Nixon during 1972 convention.
J. Edgar Hoover dies. Bilderberger meeting in Knokke, Belgium.
A series of dirty tricks eliminates Muskie as presidential
contender; Humphrey and Jackson also smeared; Nixon aides and
west coast Nazis cooperate in attempt to keep Wallace of
California ballot; Hunt ordered to break into Bremer's apartment
but refuses. Watergate break-in; FBI official Charles Bates
placed in charge of investigation. Agnew allegedly meets
Brienguier (Oswald's buddy) in New Orleans. Tackwood alleges
that plans are made to disrupt Republican convention in San
Diego, declare martial law, assassinate Nixon (or make false
attempt). ITT scandal forces Republicans to move to Miami. CIA
attempt to crack columnist Jack Anderson's information source
fails. William and Emily Harris, Angela and Gary Atwood and
others move to Bay area, become involved in radical and prison
reform activities. Thero Wheeler, another alleged police agent,
meets DeFreeze at Vacaville; DeFreeze moved to Soledad prison.
BLACK ABDUCTOR, anticipating the Hearst kidnapping, published by
unknown California publisher. Exposure and defeat of planned
psychosurgery program at Vacaville; CARE behavior mod program
begins at Marion, Illinois; START program begins at Springfield,
Missouri; Joliet unit closed. West German authorities produce a
skull they say was Martin Bormann's a few days after articles
appear with evidence he is alive in Argentina.
Chicagoan Lawrence O'Connor, who had used United Airlines Flight
553 or its equivalent to fly from Washington to Chicago on Friday
nights for years was warned by a White House source not to take
this flight; among those killed in the crash at Midway Airport,
Chicago, were: Dorothy Hunt who was carrying $50,000 in Watergate
payoff money and close to $2 million she was attempting to place
in foreign banks; Michele Clark, CBS newswoman who was to
interview Mrs. Hunt on a story that could allegedly destroy Nixon;
at least four people alleged to have knowledge of a large labor
union "donation" to the Committee to ReElect the President
(CREEP), paid to stop the indictment of a Chicago labor hoodlum;
and a group of gas pipeline lobbyists, attorneys and gas company
officials (Robert Moreau, Nancy Parker, Ralph Blodgett, James
Drueger, Lon Bayer, Wilbur Erickson) who had allegedly gathered
evidence against former Attorney General John Mitchell in an anti-
trust case involving El Paso Natural Gas Co.; also aboard was a
"hit-man" using the cover of Harold Metcalf, of Drug Abuse Law
Enforcement, who told the pilot, Captain Whitehouse, he was
carrying a gun and was assigned a jump seat near the food galley
and rear door; Captain Whitehouse and six of the Watergate-related
passengers were found to have unexplainably high cyanide content
after the crash, though the other 35 passengers killed did not;
following the crash hit-man Metcalf, in a jump suit, walked out
the cracked open fuselage; up to 200 FBI and CIA agents allegedly
took over the crash site immediately, beating the fire department
to the scene, refusing to allow in a medical team, confiscating
Control Tower tapes, interviewing survivors and witnesses before
National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators had a
chance to; CBS News requested immediate cremation of Michele
Clark's body; evidence of sabotage includes possible tampering
with altimeter and air data computer, malfunctioning of the runway
visual range recorder and the Kedzie localizer which acted as the
runway's outer marker, a series of misdirections from air traffic
controllers and the failure of Flight 553's standby power system;
an in-flight robbery gang known as the Joseph Sarelli mob
allegedly came into possession of some of the Hunt money and
Mitchell documents soon after the crash and reportedly fenced it
for $5 million; the day after the crash Nixon aide Egil Krogh,
Jr., of Ellsberg burglary fame, appointed Undersecretary of
Transportation and placed in charge of the two agencies
investigating the crash (NTSB and FAA); ten days later Nixon
assistant Alexander Butterfield, a CIA-aviation liaison, appointed
head of Federal Aviation Administration; a few weeks later Nixon
aide Dwight Chapin becomes top executive with United Airlines.
1973 -- Assassinations of US diplomats Cleo A. Nobel, Jr., and
George C. Moore and Belgian diplomat Guy Eid by Palestinian
guerrillas in Khartoum; Richard Sharples of Bermuda, Mohammad
Ali Osman of Yemen, Salvador Allende Gossens of Chile, Luis
Carrero Blanco of Spain and Dr. Marcus Foster in Oakland,
California; assassination of an American Army officer by
insurgent group in Iran. Senator Stennis shot in Washington,
D.C. Bilderberger meeting in Saltsjobaden, Sweden. Trilateral
Commission founded under the direction of David Rockefeller,
with Jimmy Carter and Walter Mondale among the founding members.
Agnew resigns. Sidney Gottlieb, head of CIA's LSD and other drug
programs, destroys records to hide details of program. Kissinger
and his deputy General Scowcroft order a series of CIA spying
operations in Micronesia. Hunt beaten in his cell before
testifying about the Bremer connection. Durham becomes FBI
agent, infiltrates American Indian Movement (AIM), becomes chief
of security. Liberation of Wounded Knee, South Dakota, by AIM.
Blue Dove becomes an FBI agent. DeFreeze escapes from Soledad;
Wheeler escapes from Vacaville. "Race war" in Bay area
culminates in the killing of Dr. Foster which the SLA claims
credit for in its first communique. Experiments with implanting
electrodes in the brain carried out at Vacaville and elsewhere.
Behavior mod unit started at El Reno, Oklahoma, prison; START-
type program introduced to Maryland public schools by Behavior
Research Institute. Sixth UFO flap year.
Flight 553 Revisited
Alex Botto, Jr., who had infiltrated the Joseph Sarelli air piracy
gang for the Citizen's Committee to Clean Up the Courts (CCCUC),
seized by federal marshals, taken to the federal prison hospital
at Springfield, Missouri, and held for 40 days without hearing or
trial; Botto and another CCCUC agent, Joseph Zale, testified to
seeing evidence from the sabotaged United Airlines Flight 553 in
the Sarelli mob's possessions and turned over evidence on this and
an earlier crash robbery to Nixon's Strike Force in Chicago; just
before the reopening of the case Zale was indicted in an alleged
frameup by federal agencies; CCCUC chairman Sherman Skolnich
revealed at the 553 hearings that his group had stolen the entire
government file, 1300 pages of documentation, and was presenting
it as evidence of foul play in the Midway Airport crash.
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