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June 3, 1983

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On this day in 1983, Derek and the Dominos’ drummer Jim Gordon, who was already undergoing psychiatric treatment and suffering from schizophrenia, had been [...]

April 26, 1913

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On this day in 1913, a 13 year old girl named Mary Phagan was found murdered in the basement of a pencil factory at Atlanta, Georgia. Her death inspired the song [...]

February 24, 2010

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Today in 2010, Natavia Lowery, the personal assistant to former Ramones manager Linda Stein was found guilty of bludgeoning her boss to death. Lowery stole more than $30,000 [...]

January 2, 1979

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Today in 1979, Sex Pistols bass player, Sid Vicious went on trial in New York for the murder of his girlfriend, Nancy Spungen. Three months earlier, Vicious claimed to have [...]

September 1, 2006

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On this day in 2006, while still fighting his first murder trial for the death of actress Lana Clarkson, Phil Spector aged 70, marries his fourth wife, Rachelle aged 30. [...]

April 3, 1924

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On this day in 1924, a married Beulah Annan murdered her lover Harry Kalstedt by shooting him in the back. She then sat drinking cocktails and playing “Hula Lou” [...]

March 6, 1970

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On this day in 1970, Charles Manson’s album Lie: The Love & Terror Cult was released. In 1968 a man named Phil Kaufman moved in with Manson and his “family” after [...]

September 27, 2004

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Today in 2004, record producer Phil Spector was formally charged with murder in the shooting of actress Lana Clarkson. Spector, who was a pioneer of the girl-group sound of [...]

July 7, 1993

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On this day in 1993, Mia Zapata, the lead singer for the Seattle-based underground punk/grunge band, The Gits, was found murdered. Zapata had been beaten, raped, and [...]
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