Cases of mysterious disappearances of people invariably cause great
interest. This is especially true of celebrities, to whom always
riveted attention of society and who, despite this,
manage to literally melt into the air. And such cases
The disappearance of the fuel tamer
Rudolf Diesel is known as the famous German inventor,
who offered an effective alternative to the internal engine
combustion, actively used today. Despite the obvious
the success of his invention, the fate of Diesel was not easy. His
had to go through several grueling trials
regarding patent law. It was also depressed that
Germany itself, the development of “fuel tamer” were not
worthy appreciated. To top it all off in 1913. great
the inventor became bankrupt.
In the same year, September 29, Rudolf Diesel from Antwerp
went on the steamer “Dresden” in London, where he was going
participate in the opening of the factory for the manufacture of engines for his
method. His presence on board was recorded in the ship
magazine, as well as numerous journalists. The same evening
Diesel went to his cabin, and from that moment no one and
never seen again. Moreover, for some reason his name was not
recorded in the register of passengers, why, over time, many
doubted that the inventor was on board
It seemed that the mystery of the disappearance of Rudolph Diesel was solved
before the end of the first world war. According to one German
prisoner of war, he, performing the task of German intelligence, dropped
Diesel into the water to prevent its cooperation with
potential enemy. However, evidence of this version is found.
were not, and the reason for the disappearance of the ingenious engineer and inventor
it remained a mystery …
The disappearance of the seeker of lost cities
For nearly twenty years, Percy Fawcett, Lieutenant Colonel of the British Army,
spent in the South American forests on the instructions of the Royal
geographical society. but подлинной его страстью было не
mapping unknown lands, and searching for traces left
Ignoring the grins of skeptics who claimed that Amazonia
inhabited by some savages, Fawcett persistently sought the lost in
Selva cities like monumental structures of Maya or Inca.
The lieutenant colonel had no doubt that all these cities had once created
come from Atlantis. Fawcett claimed that he saw with his own eyes
the depths of the jungle the magnificent ruins, however, could not present
nothing but basalt figurines and ceramics.
In 1925 Fossett, accompanied by his eldest son Jack and his
friend Raleigh Raymela went to look for the mysterious “city Z”, where he
hoped to find representatives of an ancient civilization. but после
when travelers crossed the Xingu River (a tributary of the Amazon), about
no one ever heard anything about them.
Attempts to learn about the fate of Fawcett and two young people
were undertaken repeatedly, even at the end of the last century, but
all of them were unsuccessful. Someone believes members
the expedition killed the aborigines, and someone – that Fawcett himself became
the leader of a cannibal tribe …
The simplest is the assumption that people died without
enduring the most exotic way – that they voluntarily
stayed in the jungle, where they created some kind of religious community. But
maybe travelers found the mysterious “city Z”, which
is in parallel dimension? ..
The disappearance of the “Golden Trombone”
Glenn Miller was the head of the most famous swing
orchestra and superstar of the jazz era. He began his career in
as a trombonist and arranger, and in 1937. decided to create
own big band. Music written by miller is pretty
in demand today.
When World War II began, Glenn wanted to serve
a volunteer on the Pacific Front, but by then he
already out of military age. Miller did not give up and achieved
permits to create an Army Air Force orchestra
forces. This band gave a lot of concerts for the warriors, cheering
inspiring them to win.
December 15, 1944 the plane that Major Miller was in
rose above Britain and headed for the newly liberated Paris.
The maestro was going to prepare for the Christmas performance.
your orchestra. But самолету не суждено было приземлиться во
France, it seemed to dissolve into a dense fog that hung over
English channel on that ill-starred day …
The fate of Glenn Miller is overgrown with many legends. Of course,
it was said that he was simply shot down, but some thought that his
German saboteurs led by Otto Skorzeny were kidnapped. According to
the boldest version, Miller was not only a jazz superstar, but
и советским шпионом, который вернулся таким way на родину и там
became … Yuri Andropov, later General Secretary of the Central Committee
CPSU! .. Of course, these two outstanding people were very similar
outwardly nevertheless easier to assume what is an american musician
was abducted by aliens or hit the parallel world, rather than
became the head of the USSR …
Disappearance of unpopular minister
Seventeenth Australian Prime Minister Harold Holt
was the author of many liberal reforms – for example, the abolition
artificial restrictions for immigrants who did not give non-Europeans
enter the country. In 1967 under Holt, amendments were made to
Australian Constitution, resulting in the aboriginal continent
Civil rights were granted. When Holt was
monetary reform was implemented, and a compulsory appeal was introduced
for military service for men over eighteen years old.
Australians disliked the prime minister for his open support
Vietnam War. At the end of 1966. Holt even sent there to help
US Army 6,000 Australian troops.
In short, the chances of being re-elected by Harold Holt were very
few. However, an event happened that took off the agenda
This question: December 17, 1967 the prime minister rested at sea in
the company of the alleged mistress and decided to swim in high
the waves. He never returned to the beach.
It was one of the largest search engines in the history of the country.
operations, which involved helicopters, divers, police and
the soldiers. Nevertheless, all the efforts of search engines were in vain.
Two days later, Harold Holt was officially declared dead. but
with such a large-scale search, finding his body was just
is impossible. So what happened to – alive or dead – seventeenth by
account Australian Prime Minister? ..