California · Female Killers · Graves

Actor Phil Hartman is killed in a murder-suicide

May 28, 1998 Encino, Los Angeles, California Comedian Phil Hartman is shot by his wife while he sleeps, who later turns the gun on herself Phil and his wife Brynn had engaged in an argument over her drug usage; Phil gave Brynn an ultimatum to stop using or he would leave her. He then went… Continue reading Actor Phil Hartman is killed in a murder-suicide

Executions · Graves · Nevada

Man executed for murdering girl he arranged to be married to when she chose another suitor

May 21, 1926 Carson City, Nevada Stanko Jukich is executed for the murder of his 16-year-old sweetheart Jennie Medak Jukich, 28 at the time of the murder, was a Yugoslavian miner living in a boarding house run by Medak's mother. Medak's parents arranged a marriage between Medak and Jukich 3 years before the murder, and… Continue reading Man executed for murdering girl he arranged to be married to when she chose another suitor

Graves · Political · Russia

Bodies of the February Revolution laid to rest

March 23, 1917 Petrograd, Russian Empire (modern day St. Petersburg, Russia) The bodies of the victims of the February Revolution are laid to rest The February Revolution lasted from March 8 - 12 (using the Gregorian calendar, or February 23 - 27 using the Julian calendar) which marked the ending of the imperial system and… Continue reading Bodies of the February Revolution laid to rest