The Babes in the Woods Murders

November 24, 1934 Pennsylvania The bodies of 3 sisters, Norma Sedgwick (12), Dewilla Noakes (10), and Cordelia Noakes (8), are found in the woods along Pennsylvania Route 233 The girls had been "suffocated by external means" and covered gently with a blanket. The same day, Elmo Noakes (father of the younger 2 girls and stepfather…

Charles Starkweather born

November 24, 1938 Lincoln, Nebraska Charles Starkweather is born Starkweather was a spree killer, murdering 11 over the course of 2 months while accompanied by his 14-year-old girlfriend. He was executed in 1959.