Capuchin catacomb’s Sleeping Beauty

December 6, 1920 Palermo, Sicily, Italy Rosalia Lombardo dies of pneumonia a week before her 2nd birthday and leaves behind a well preserved body that is said to open its eyes Rosalia's father, so grief-stricken by her death, hired a notable embalmer to preserve the toddler's body. Her body was placed in a glass coffin…

FLW: a Redskins fan is executed

Famous Last Words Bobby Lee Ramdass Virginia December 6, 2000 "The Redskins are going to the Super Bowl." Ramdass was convicted of 2 murders: one for the death of a man in a drug deal gone bad which earned him a life sentence; and one for the murder of a convenience store attendant during a…

Man murders 14 and injures 4 to “fight feminism”

December 6, 1989 Montreal, Quebec Marc Lépine, armed with a Ruger Mini-14 rifle and a hunting knife, targets women at École Polytechnique, killing 15 including himself and injuring 14 Lépine first attacked a classroom, separated the men and women, claimed he was "fighting feminism," shot all 9 female students killing 6, then wandered around the…