FLW: a Russian suicide poem written in blood

Famous Last Words Sergei Alexandrovich Yesenin Leningrad, Soviet Union December 28, 1925 Goodbye, my friend, goodbye My love, you are in my heart. It was preordained we should part And be reunited by and by. Goodbye: no handshake to endure. Let's have no sadness — furrowed brow. There's nothing new in dying now Though living…

A 6-day, 16-deaths murder spree ends

December 28, 1987 Russellville, Arkansas Ronald Gene Simmons ends a murder spree which began 6 days before and ended with the deaths of 16 including 14 of his family members as young as a year old Simmons, who had retired from a 20-year service in the Navy and Air Force, began his killing spree on…