November 11 – In Sacramento, California, police find a body buried in the lawn of boardinghouse landlady Dorothea Puente bodies are eventually found and Puente is convicted of 3 murders and sentenced to life in prison)
Thomas More is known for his 1516 book Utopia and for his untimely death in after refusing to acknowledge King Henry VIII as head of the Church of England. He was canonized by the Catholic Church as a saint in
Harry Powers born as Herman Drenth (1929-1932) was a 49-year old rural resident from Clarksburg, Virginia who constructed a sound-proof concrete underground chamber in his house. He would later confide to police that it gave him sexual excitement to hear
Christine Laverne Falling pleaded guilty in 1982 for the murders of six children she was babysitting between 1980 and She was convicted of three of the murders and given three concurrent life sentences.