1828 (-) Murderer William Corder aka The Red Barn Murderer, is executed by hanging at the age of 24 in Bury St. Edmonds Gaol, United Kingdom.
1837 (+) Fourth President of France Sadi Marie François Carnot is born in Limoges, France.
1892 (x) 32-year-old Presumed hatchet murderess Lizzie Andrew Borden is arrested on suspicion of hacking to death her parents in Fall River, Massachussets, USA.
1913 (+) Writer Angus Frank Johnstone Wilson is born in Bexhill, Sussex, United Kingdom.
1929 (-) Maria Hahn is stabbed to death by Peter Kürten aka The Düsseldorfer Monster aka The Vampire of Düsseldorf, in Düsseldorf, NordRhein-Westfalen, Germany.
He bit open her neck and drank the warm blood.
1932 (+) Dramatist and filmmaker Fernando Arrabal is born in Melilla, Morocco.
1933 (+) Dramatist Jerzy Grotowski is born in Rzeszów, Poland.
1948 (+) Simpletone Rudy Cabie is born in Gent, East Flanders, Belgium.
1948 (+) Revolutionary student Jan Palach is born in Prague, Czechoslowakia.
1954 (-) Artist and murderer William Sanchez de Pina Hepper is executed by hanging at the age of 62 in London, Wandsworth Prison, United Kingdom.
1956 (-) Artist Jackson Paul Pollock dies in a head-on collision with his Oldsmobile Convertible at the age of 44 in East-Hampton, New York, USA.
Other passenger in the car Edith Metzger also died while Ruth Kligman survived.
1957 (+) Nazi Punk Rocker Ian Stuart Donaldson is born in Poulton-le-Fylde, Blackpool, Lancashire, United Kingdom.
1974 (-) Gary Cordova is found poisoned and mutilated by Randy Kraft aka The Freeway Killer, in Orange County, Cabot Road, California, USA.
1976 (x) 54-year-old Serial Killer Bernard Pesquet is arrested on suspicion of 6 murders in his home town in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.
1979 (x) Over 5000 Die in dam collapse in Morvi, India.
1980 (x) 20-year-old Performance artist Danny Devos aka DDV, performs "Untitled - 4 (Ladder)" in Gent, Prinsenhof 03, East Flanders, Belgium.
1982 (-) Cynthia Hinds is strangled by The Green River Killer in Seattle, Washington, USA.
1984 (+) Mass murderer Mitchell Johnson is born in Arkansas, USA.
1992 (-) Murderer Curtis Johnson is executed by lethal injection in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.
1994 (-) Horror film actor Peter Wilton Cushing dies of cancer at the age of 81 in Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom.
1998 (x) Start of the trial against 14-year-old Mass murderer Mitchell Johnson and 12-year-old Andrew Golden for the Jonesboro Massacre in Arkansas, USA.
1999 (-) Murderer James Otto Earhart is executed by lethal injection in Huntsville Prison, Texas, USA.
2005 (x) 21-year-old Mass murderer Mitchell Johnson is released from prison after serving 7 years for the Jonesboro Massacre in Arkansas, USA.
2006 (x) 44-year-old Serial Killer Wayne Adam Ford aka The Breast Severer, is sentenced to death in San Bernardino, California, USA.