Woman who murdered majority of family is executed 

October 11, 1957 Montgomery, Alabama Rhonda Bell Martin is executed in the electric chair for the murder of her fourth husband; she confessed to have also killed her mother, 2 other husbands, and 3 children as well as poisoned her fifth husband (who was also the son of the fourth husband) Martin's children by her…

Man shoots father twice in same day

From the Chicago Sunday Tribune October 11, 1925 Rock Island, Illinois A man pushed his father into a third-floor elevator shaft. When the elder man escaped death, the son shot his father in the leg as the father slid down the elevator's cable the threw the gun at him. The father seemed to be fine…