Ohio · Serial Killers

Birth of Charlie Manson

November 12, 1934 Cincinnati, Ohio Charles Milles Maddox, better known as Charles Manson, is born Manson was the ringleader of a love and murder cult The Manson Family, responsible for several brutal deaths, mostly infamously the murders of Sharon Tate and her house guests. Originally sentenced to death for murder and conspiracy, the penalty was… Continue reading Birth of Charlie Manson

Illinois · Newspaper clippings

Clippings: husband beats wife to death with ax; 500 women lynch a man for murder of young woman

From the Chicago Daily Tribune Published November 12, 1909 Several people met violent ends, three of whom had their destinies intertwined. The first article reports of a woman viciously attacked by her ax-wielding husband. Her battered body was found with her two young children crying over her, and she was able to implicate her husband… Continue reading Clippings: husband beats wife to death with ax; 500 women lynch a man for murder of young woman