Wife stabs husband in his sleep

October 3, 1952 Tokyo, Japan Dorothy Krueger Smith stabs her husband in the chest with a knife Mrs. Smith used a 10-inch hunting knife to stab her husband as he slept. Col. Aubrey Smith attempted to stop the blood loss and called his in-home maid to assist. The maid, Shigeko Tani, found Mrs. Smith in…

Modoc chief hanged

October 3, 1873 Fort Klamath, Oregon Kintpuash, chief of the Modoc tribe located in modern-day California and Oregon, is hanged with 3 other tribe leaders for killing a General and a minister during a conference Kintpuash, known by settlers as Captain Jack, had been advised to kill the Army's "leader," General Edward Canby, in hopes…

Fictional History: Fullmetal Alchemist

October 3, 1911 Resembool, Amestris Brothers Edward and Alphonse burn down their home and leave their hometown after a failed attempt to resurrect their mother. The attempt left Alphonse as only a soul attached to a suit of armor while Edward lost both legs and his right arm. An inscription inside a pocket watch memorializes…