28 May 2008

Entry for July 19, 2007

Entry for July 19, 2007

On this day in history 1860-- Lizzie Borden, the accused murderer was born. Who is Lizzie Borden? She was the woman made famous by the rhyme ...
Lizzie Borden took an axeGave her mother forty whacksWhen she saw what she had doneShe gave her father forty-one
Elizabeth Borden was acquitted at her trial of the murders of her father and step-mother. Go to this page to read about this crime, view the transcripts, read the autopsy results and more.
Interestingly enough, the Borden family home still stands today. It is a bed and breakfast and museum. Go to this page to visit it. (Originally posted on my Yahoo 360 blog)

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