Incredible coincidences of life
These incredible matches are so improbable that if they invented science fiction writers, they would have risked being accused of causing vydumannosti. But life itself has invented the so fantastic match and its no one can accuse of lying.
When the famous actor Anthony Hopkins landed a starring role in the film "The Girl from Petrovka," then in any store could not find the book on which the script is written. Frustrated actor returned home and miraculously found him in the subway on the bench this someone forgotten book with notes in the margins. Later on the film Hopkins met with the author of the novel, which found that a half years ago by the last copy of a book sent to the director remarks on the fields, and he lost it in the subway ...
gives away the secret
In 1944, in one of his rooms, "Daily Telegraph" newspaper published a crossword puzzle, containing all the code names of the secret operation of the landing of allied troops in Normandy. The crossword was encrypted word, "Neptune", "Utah", "Omaha," "Jupiter". Exploration rushed to investigate "information leakage". However, crossword compiler turned an old school teacher, puzzled by such an incredible coincidence is not less than the military.
Dogfight from the past
One day, during a flight on scheduled flight from Moscow Pankratov was reading a book about the air battles of war. After I read the phrase "A shell hit the first engine ..." Indeed, the right engine on the aircraft IL-18 suddenly began to smoke. The flight had to be aborted halfway ...
The poet Émile Deschamps treated in childhood Forgibyu a plum pudding. The recipe of this dish was new to France, Forgibyu as it was brought from England. After 10 years Deschamps in one of the restaurants menu saw it he remembered a dish and, of course, made the order. However, the waiter told him that the whole can not order pudding, and can only be part of it, because the other part of it is already booked. What a surprise it was so when the next table, he saw a man, who first made the order, it was Forgibyu. More later, being at a party where one of the desserts was a plum pudding, Deschamps told the story that he's only twice in my life had to try this dish and both times was present Forgibyu. Guests joked that here and now may appear here ... everyone's surprise there was no limit, when the doorbell rang. Of course, this was it Forgibyu, who arrived in Orleans, was invited to visit one of the neighbors, but ... mistook the apartment!
With the famous psychologist Carl Jung once there was a funny story, for 24 hours. At first, he served on the lunch fish. When sitting at the table, he saw a passing fish wagon. Further, his friend for lunch, for no apparent reason led the conversation about the custom of "making the April fish" (the so-called April Fools). Then a former patient came unexpectedly and brought in gratitude to the picture, which is again a big fish was depicted. Then came the lady, ask your doctor to decipher her dream in which she featured in the bulge of the earth as a mermaid and her fish flock. And when Jung left ashore lakes to quietly reflect on the entire chain of events (which, according to his calculations did not fit into the usual random chain of events), then next to him, he found a beached fish.
An unexpected scenario
film session was "Around the World in 80 days" in the Scottish countryside. At a time when movie heroes got into the balloon basket and chopped off the rope, there was a strange crash. It turned out to Cinématographe roof fell ... a hair's breadth the same as in the movie, a balloon! And it was in 1965.
Greetings from the Moon
At that moment, when the American astronaut Neil Armstrong stepped onto the surface of the moon, his first words were: "Good luck, Mr. Gorsky!". And this is what it means. More child Armstrong overheard quarrel neighbors - couples of Gorski surname. Mrs. Gorski scolded her husband: "Rather neighbor boy flies to the moon than you satisfy a woman!". And now for you, a coincidence! Neil actually flew to the moon!
As in the snow head
This story took place in the 30s of the last century. Figlok Joseph, a resident of Detroit, returned home, and, as they say, nobody touched. Suddenly, out of the window of a multistory building in the literal sense of Joseph's head ... fell year-old child. And Joseph and the baby escaped with slight shock. Later it turned out that the young and reckless mother simply forgot to close the window, and a curious child climbed onto the window sill and, instead of being killed, was in the hands of his stunned unwitting savior. Miracle, you say? What do you call what happened a year later? Joseph, as usual, was walking along the street, nobody touched them, and suddenly out of the window of a multistory building literally fell on his head ... the same baby! Both members of the incident once again escaped with slight shock. What is it? Miracle? Coincidence?
One day Marcello Mastroianni sang the old song "Burned the house where I was so happy ..." at a party. Before he could finish singing a verse, he was informed about the fire at his mansion.
good turn deserves another
In 1966, a four-Roger Lozier nearly drowned in the sea near the US city of Salem. Fortunately, he was saved by a woman called Alice Blaise. In 1974, Roger, who was already 12, repaid the favor - at the same place he had saved a drowning man who turned out to be ... the husband of Alice Blaise.
The sinister book
In 1898, his novel "Futility" in which the writer Morgan Robertson has described the death of the giant ship "Titan" after hitting an iceberg in his first flight ... 14 years later, in 1912, the UK launched the ship "Titanic "and in the luggage of a passenger (of course, quite by accident) was the book" futility "of the death of" Titan ". Everything written in the novel became reality coincided literally all the details of the disaster: around both vessels before going out to sea was raised incredible hype in the press because of their enormous size. Both are considered to be unsinkable ship flew to the icy mountain in April, having on board as passengers many celebrities. And in both cases the accident very quickly turned into a disaster because of the mismanagement of the captain and the lack of saving means ... The book "Futility" detailing the ship sank with him.
The sinister book 2
In one of the nights in April 1935 sailor William Reeves was standing on watch at the bow of the English steamer "Titanian" bound for Canada. It was a deep midnight, Reeves, under the impression that only the reading of the novel "Futility", and considering the fact that between the catastrophe of "Titanic" and the fictional event occurs a shocking similarity. Immediately sailor realized that his ship is currently crossing the ocean, where, and "Titan", and "Titanic" have found their eternal rest. Reeves then remembered that his birthday coincides with the exact date of the dive "Titanic" under water - April 14, 1912. At the thought sailor I embraced indescribable horror. It seemed to him that life brings him something unexpected. Being impressed, Reeves gave a danger signal, and ship the machine to stop immediately. We ran to the deck crew members: everyone wanted to know the reason for such a sudden stop. What was the astonishment of sailors, when they saw the iceberg, vynyrnuvshy out of darkness and stopped right in front of the ship.
One fate for two
copies of famous people-who lived at the same time - Hitler and Roosevelt. Despite the fact that they are outwardly very different, even were the enemy, their biographies were largely similar. In 1933, both received power with a difference of only one day. Day of the inauguration of US President Roosevelt coincided with a vote in the German Reichstag on granting Hitler dictatorial powers. Roosevelt and Hitler, exactly six years deduced their country out of a deep crisis, and then each of them led to the prosperity of the country (in its understanding). Both died in April 1945, with a difference of 18 days, being able to relentless war with each other ...
Letter to the prophecy of
The writer Yevgeny Petrov had zabvnoe hobby: he collected the envelopes ... from their own letters! He did so - to send a letter to any country. The address all except the name of the state, he invented - a city, street, house number, the name of the addressee. Naturally, after a month and a half the envelope back to Petrov, but decorated with colorful foreign stamps, most of which was: "The target is not valid." However, when in April 1939 the writer decided to disturb the post office in New Zealand, he came up with a town called "Haydberdvill" street "Raytbich" house "7" and the addressee "Merrill Odzhina Ueyzli". In the letter, Peter wrote in English: "Dear Merrill! Please accept my sincere condolences on the death of Uncle Pete. Be strong, man. I'm sorry I have not written for a long time. I hope that's all right, Ingrid. Kiss my daughter from me. It's probably quite large. Your Eugene ". After sending a letter has been more than two months, but a letter with the corresponding mark is not refundable. Deciding that it was lost, Evgeny Petrov began to forget about it. But then came August, and he waited ... the response letter. At first, Peter decided that someone made fun of him in his same spirit. But when he read the return address, he was not joking. On the envelope it was written: "New Zealand, Haydberdvill, Raytbich, 7, Merrill Odzhin Ueyzli". And this was confirmed by the blue stamp "New Zealand, mail Haydberdvill". Text of the letter read: "Dear Eugene! Thank you for your condolences. Absurd death of Uncle Pete's knocked us off balance for six months. I hope you will forgive the delay of letters. Ingrid We often remember those two days that you were with us. Gloria quite large and in the autumn will go in the 2nd class. She still keeps the bear, whom you brought it from Russia. " Peter never went to New Zealand, and so it was even more amazed to see the photograph sturdily built man who hugged him ..., Petrova! On the reverse side of the picture it was written: "9 October 1938". Here the writer a little bad not been done - it was the day he was taken to hospital in an unconscious state with severe pneumonia. Then the doctors fought for his life, do not hide from relatives that the chance of survival it is almost there for a few days. To deal with these either a misunderstanding, or mysticism, Peter wrote another letter to New Zealand, but the answer has not waited: World War II began. Petrov in the first days of the war became a war correspondent "Truth" and "News" and much has changed. Colleagues did not recognize him - he became withdrawn, thoughtful, and fun in general stopped.
In 1942, the aircraft, which flew a writer in the area of the fighting, gone, most likely, he was shot down over enemy territory. And on the day the news of the disappearance of the aircraft on the Moscow address Petrov received a letter from Merrill Ueyzli. In this letter Ueyzli admired the courage of the Soviet people and expressed concern for the life of Eugene. In particular, he wrote: "I was frightened when you become a swim in the lake. The water was very cold. But you said that you are destined to break the plane, rather than drown. I beg you, be careful - to fly as little as possible. "
Fifth December 1664 off the coast of Wales sank a passenger ship. Killing all crew members and passengers, except one. Lucky's name was Hugh Williams. More than a century later, the fifth December 1785, at the same place another ship was wrecked. And once again saved the only person by the name of ... Hugh Williams. In 1860, again, the fifth of December, here sank a fishing schooner. In the living there is only one fisherman. And his name was Hugh Williams!
can not escape from the fate of
Louis XVI prophesied that he would die 21 numbers. King was seriously frightened, and 21 of each month sat locked in his bedroom, do not take anyone, not given anything to do. But the precautions were in vain! June 21, 1791 Louis and his wife Marie Antoinette was arrested. September 21, 1792 in France was proclaimed a republic and abolished the monarchy. A January 21, 1793 Louis XVI was executed.
In 1867, the wedding of the heir to the crown of the Italian Duke of Aosta with the princess Maria del Potstsodella Kisterna. After a few days of living together newlyweds maid hanged. Then the gatekeeper cut his throat. King's secretary was killed by a fall from a horse. Duke friend died from sunstroke ... Of course, after such a horrific coincidence newlywed life is not luck!
The sinister book 3
Poe had written a terrible story about how the shipwrecked and deprived of food the sailors ate the cabin boy named Richard Parker. And in 1884, the plot of a horror film came to life. Schooner "Lace" was wrecked and crazed by hunger sailors ate the cabin boy whose name was Richard Parker ....
The ability to repay
One of the residents of Texas, USA, Allan Folbi had an accident and seriously injured artery in the leg. There is a high probability that he would have died from loss of blood if it were not a passing, Alfred Smith, who put a bandage to the affected and called "ambulance". After five years Folbi witnessed a car accident: the driver crashed the car lying unconscious, with a torn artery in the leg. It was ... Alfred Smith.
A terrible date for ufologists
In a strange and frightening coincidence, many ufologists have died in the same day - June 24, although in different years. So, June 24, 1964, died author of "Behind the scenes, flying saucers," Frank Scully. June 24, 1965 and died actor ufologist George Adamski. A June 24, 1967 in another world gone just two UFO researchers - Richard Chen and Frank Edwards.
Allow the machine to die
The famous actor James Dean was killed in a horrific car accident in September 1955. Its sporty car remained intact, however, shortly after the actor's death, some bad luck began to chase the car and anyone who touched her. Judge for yourself. Shortly after the crash the car was taken away from the scene. At that moment, when the car was imported into the garage, its engine mysteriously dropped out of the body, crushing the leg mechanics. Motor acquired a doctor, who put it in his car. Soon, he was killed during a race circuits. Vehicle James Dean later repaired, but the garage in which it is repaired, burned. Car as exhibited attractions in Sacramento, fell from the podium and shattered his thigh a passing teenager. On top of all in 1959, the car mysteriously (and all by itself) broke into 11 parts.
In 1883, Henry Zigland broke up with his girlfriend who, heartbroken, committed suicide. Brother of the girl, beside herself with grief, grabbed his gun, he tried to kill Henry, and deciding that the bullet has reached its goal, shot himself. However, Henry survived, the bullet only grazed his face and entered the trunk of a tree. A few years later, Henry thought up to cut down the ill-fated tree, but the trunk was too big, and the task seemed daunting. Then Zigland decided to blow up the tree with a few sticks of dynamite. The explosion bullet that was still sitting in the trunk of a tree, broke free and fell ... right on the head of Henry, killing him on the spot.
Stories about twins are known for their uniqueness. Particularly striking story of two twin brothers from Ohio. Their parents died when the crumbs were only a few weeks old. They have adopted different families and twins separated in infancy. From this originates a series of incredible coincidences. Let's start with the fact that both foster families, without consulting and unaware of each other's plans, called the boys of the same name - James. The brothers grew up, unaware of each other's existence, but both received law degree, both beautiful features and a carpenter, both married women with the same name Linda. Each of the brothers, sons were born. One brother named his son James Alan and the second - James Allan. Then the two brothers left their wives and married a second time on the women ... with the same name, Betty! Each of them was the owner of a dog named Toy ... can continue indefinitely. At the age of 40 years, they know each other, met and were impressed by the fact that after the forced separation lived one life for two.
In 2002, the septuagenarian twin brothers died with a difference of two hours is not related to each other road accidents on the same road in northern Finland! The police say that on this stretch of road have not event of an accident, so the message of the two accidents in one day with a difference in the hour has become for them a shock, and even when it became clear that the victims were twin brothers, the police officers could not explain what happened nothing else but an incredible coincidence.
The monk savior
Renowned Austrian portrait painter of the nineteenth century, Joseph Aigner tried several times to commit suicide. The first time he tried to hang himself at the age of 18, but was suddenly stopped unclear where did the Capuchin friar. At 22, he again tried again, and was again saved by the same mysterious monk. Eight years later, the artist was sentenced to the gallows for his political activities, but the timely intervention of the same monk helped to mitigate the sentence. At the age of 68 years, the artist nevertheless committed suicide (shot him in the temple). His funeral that same monk - a man whose name so no one will ever know. It remained unclear, and the reasons for such a reverent attitude Capuchin friar to the Austrian artist.
In 1858, the poker player Robert Fallon shot lost his opponent, who said that Robert - sharpie and won $ 600 fraud. Fallon place at the table cleared, the win went down there, and none of the players did not want to engage in "an unfortunate place." However, the game had to continue, and opponents, a quick word about the saloon came out into the street and soon returned with a young man who happened to be passing by. Freshman seated at the table and handed him $ 600 (winning Robert) as the initial bet.
Arrived on the scene police found that the recent killer cut with passion poker and win ... a newcomer who had to pay $ 600 initial bet winnings of 2 $ 200! Having analyzed the situation and arrested the main suspects in the murder of Robert Fallon, the police ordered the transfer of $ 600 won by the deceased, his next of kin, which turned out to be all the same successful young player who has not seen his father for more than 7 years!
I flew to the comet
The famous writer Mark Twain was born in 1835, in the day near the Earth flew by Halley's Comet, and died in 1910 on the day of its next appearance near the Earth's orbit. Writer foresaw himself predicted his death in 1909. "I came into this world with Halley's comet, and next year will leave it with her."
An ominous taxi
In 1973, Bermuda Taxi hit two brothers, rolling on the road with the violation of the rules. The blow was not strong, the brothers have recovered, and the lesson did not go to them for future use. Exactly 2 years later on the same street at the same moped, they again came under the cab. Police found that in both cases, the taxi was driving the same passenger, however, completely ruled out any version of a deliberate collision.
In 1920, the American writer Anne Parrish, who was at that time on vacation in Paris, came across in a secondhand bookshop to your favorite children's book - "Jack Frost and Other Stories." Anne bought the book and showed it to her husband, telling about how she loved this book as a child. Her husband took the book Anne, opened it and found on the title page inscription: "Anne Parrish, 209N, Webber Street, Colorado Springs." It was the book that once belonged to the most Anne!
One fate for two 2
King of Italy Umberto I once went to a small restaurant of the city of Monza, to dine. Order from His Majesty respectfully took the owner of the institution itself. Looking at the owner of the restaurant, the King realized that before him - his exact copy. The restaurant owner and face and physique much like his majesty. Men talking and discovered other similarities: and the king, and the restaurant owner were born on the same day and year (14 March 1844). They were born in the same city. Both are married to a woman named Margaret. The restaurant owner has opened his restaurant on the day of the coronation of Umberto I. But the coincidences do not end there. In 1900, King Umberto was informed that the owner of the restaurant, in which the king loved from time to time to visit, was killed in an accident on the shot. No sooner had the king to express his condolences, as he himself shot an anarchist in the crowd, surrounded the carriage.
A happy place
In one of the supermarkets of the English county of Cheshire 5 years unexplained miracles are happening. Once behind the counter at number 15 sits the cashier, so after a few weeks she was pregnant. Repeats all with an enviable constancy, result - 24 pregnant women. 30 children born. After a few ended "successfully" test runs, during which the researchers tucked volunteers for cash, no scientific conclusions are not followed.
The famous American actor Charles pervasive nature, who died in 1899, was buried in his homeland and in Galveston (Texas), where death accidentally caught touring troupe. A year later, a hurricane of unprecedented force struck this city, blurred some streets and a cemetery. The sealed coffin of the pervasive nature of the 9 years sailed in the Atlantic at least 6000 km, until finally, are not issued for him on the beach right in front of the house where he was born on Prince Edward Island in the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
tragicomic incident recently took place in Sofia. Thief Milko Stoyanov, successfully robbed the apartment of a wealthy citizen and neatly folded "trophies" in the backpack, he decided to speed down a drainpipe from a window overlooking the deserted street. When Milko was on the second floor, I heard police whistles. Confused, he released the pipe out of the hands and flew down. Just at that moment on the sidewalk I passed some guy, and Milko fell directly on him. Police came to the rescue on both handcuffed and took them to the police station. It turned out that the man, who fell Milko was a thief, burglar, who after many unsuccessful attempts finally managed to track down. Interestingly, the second thief was also called Milko Stoyanov.
The unfortunate date
Can you explain the coincidence tragic fate of American presidents elected in the year, which ends on zero?
Lincoln (1860), Garfield (1880), McKinley (1900), Kennedy (1960) were killed, Harrison (1840) died of pneumonia, Roosevelt (1940) - polio, Harding (1920) suffered a severe heart attack. Was assassinated and Reagan (1980).
Is it possible to find an accident documented episode Service favorite of Pope Paul VI, who regularly for 55 years called at 6 am, suddenly tripped at 9 pm, when my father died ...