This is one of the most mysterious and the most famous in the history of matches. In 1898, the novel was published by Morgan Robertson called “The Abyss”, the plot of which was invented by a writer. It tells the story of the death of a large ship “Titan” from the collision with the iceberg. Based on the novel from 3000 liner passengers escaped no one, despite the fact that the ship has 24 lifeboats. Morgan Robertson was a visionary – a transatlantic superliner “Titanic” sank at full speed and crashed into an iceberg, 14 years later. On the real “Titanic” was 2207 passengers and lifeboats – 20.Phenomenal coincidence – if you can call it a coincidence.
French King Louis XVI as a child received a personal astrologer’s warning that 21 number for him – an unlucky day. Louis took the prediction is so serious that becoming king, never planned on 21 day no important cases. But it did not help him. In 1791, June 21, he was arrested by the revolutionary government of France, and in September, the number 21, in France, a republic was proclaimed. Louis XVI was executed in 1793, in January of the same 21 numbers.
Umberto I, King of Italy, one day decided to have dinner in a small restaurant in Monza. Looking at the owner of the restaurant, the king was amazed – in front of him was a replica of his own. Name of the restaurant owner was Umberto, his wife’s name as well as the wife of the king. Not only that, the restaurant was opened in the day when the coronation Umberto I. Marvel at this incredible coincidence, the king was often to drop in at a cozy restaurant. Once he was notified that the restaurant owner was killed by the accidental discharge. To express their condolences to the king did not – he was shot by an anarchist in the crowd that surrounded the carriage.
In 1944, in a popular newspaper “Daily Telegraph” crossword puzzle was placed, which caused shock among the military. It contained all the code name of the operation on the landing of allied troops in Normandy, “Neptune”, “Omaha”, “Jupiter”, “Utah”. The intelligence rushed to find the source of leakage of classified information, and found it very quickly. The compiler of the “spy” crossword was an elderly school teacher who was taken aback by such a coincidence is not less than the military.
In 1992, at the request of the mayor of the French city of Rouen famous artist René Charbonneau painted the picture, which was the artist’s model for a university student Jeanne Lenoir. The picture was called “Joan of Arc at the stake.” The canvas placed in the exhibition hall, and the next day at the university lab explosion. Is there in this time of Joan of Lenoir was burned alive.
When Neil Armstrong is an American astronaut who set foot on the lunar surface, the first of his sentence was precisely this desire. The fact is that in his youth Armstrong overheard his neighbor angrily scolded her husband: “Rather neighbor boy flies to the moon, what do you satisfy a woman!”. Surname neighbors, as you may guess, was Gorski. Had Neil Armstrong of male solidarity go to the moon!
And the last of dozens of the most incredible coincidence that different than predestination of fate, it is difficult to name. In 1911, in the London area Grinberri Hill for the murder of a certain Edmund Berry were executed three people. Their names were Green, Berry and Hill.