Teen cult priestess’s body discovered 

October 6, 1929  Los Angeles, California  The body of a priestess of the Blackburn Cult, also called the Divine Order of the Royal Arms of the Great Eleven, is found  The priestess, Willa Rhoads (16), died of a tooth infection 14 months before her body was discovered buried beneath the floorboards of the Rhoads' home,…

English scholar and Bible translator executed

October 6, 1536 Near Vilvoorde, Duchy of Brabant, Seventeen Provinces (modern day Belgium) William Tyndale is executed for speaking out against the Catholic Church's rule over England Tyndale, a Protestant, had translated the Bible in English using Hebrew and Greek texts (which became the basis of the King James Bible) and had done so to…