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Claim To Fame : Victims of crime and disaster

511 memorials found


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Sharon Tate

24 Jan 1943 – 9 Aug 1969

Actress. The daughter of Army intelligence officer Paul James...

Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Jennie Wade

21 May 1843 – 3 Jul 1863

Civil War Figure. Born Mary Virginia Wade, she was known by her...

Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA

Stanford White

7 Nov 1853 – 25 Jun 1906

Architect. Considered the "tastemaker" for the era of America's...

Saint James, Suffolk County, New York, USA

Jose E. Menendez

6 May 1944 – 20 Aug 1989

Murder Victim. While watching television with his wife,

Princeton, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA

Kitty Menendez

14 Oct 1941 – 20 Aug 1989

Murder Victim. While watching television with her husband,

Princeton, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA

Johnny Stompanato, Jr

9 Oct 1925 – 4 Apr 1958

Organized Crime and Hollywood Scandal Figure. He was a United...

Woodstock, McHenry County, Illinois, USA

Abigail Anne Folger

11 Aug 1943 – 9 Aug 1969

Coffee Heiress, Manson Family Murder Victim. Abigail Anne Folger...

Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA

Ronald Lyle Goldman

2 Jul 1968 – 12 Jun 1994

Murder Victim. He and a casual friend, Nicole Brown Simpson, were...

Westlake Village, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Nicole Brown Simpson

19 May 1959 – 12 Jun 1994

Murder Victim. She and a casual friend, Ronald Goldman, were...

Lake Forest, Orange County, California, USA

Boston Massacre Victims

unknown – 5 Mar 1770

Burial site for the Victims of the Boston Massacre, March 5,...

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA

Dred Scott

1799 – 17 Sep 1858

Slavery Figure. He was the center figure in the 1857 "Dred Scott"...

Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA

Catherine Eddowes

14 Apr 1842 – 30 Sep 1888

Victim of Jack the Ripper. She was the fourth of five confirmed...

Newham, London Borough of Newham, Greater London, England

Elizabeth Gustafsdotter Stride

27 Nov 1843 – 30 Sep 1888

Victim of Jack the Ripper. At the age of 44, she was the third...

Newham, London Borough of Newham, Greater London, England

Mary Ann “Polly” Walker Nichols

26 Aug 1845 – 31 Aug 1888

Victim of Jack the Ripper. At the age of 43, she was the first of...

Newham, London Borough of Newham, Greater London, England

Mary Jane Kelly

25 Aug 1863 – 9 Nov 1888

Murder Victim. At the age of 25, she was the fifth and last of...

Leytonstone, London Borough of Waltham Forest, Greater London, England

Matthew Spellman Eappen

24 May 1996 – 9 Feb 1997

Murder Victim. He was killed by his nanny, Louise Woodward, a...

Des Plaines, Cook County, Illinois, USA

Elizabeth Lisa Steinberg

14 May 1981 – 4 Nov 1987

Murder Victim. She died of extreme child abuse and torture over...

Hawthorne, Westchester County, New York, USA

Branch Davidian Memorial

28 Feb 1993 – 19 Apr 1993

Memorial Site for the victims of the Branch Davidian tragedy. The...

Waco, McLennan County, Texas, USA

Albert Weinshenker

23 Dec 1893 – 14 Feb 1929

Organized Crime Figure. He was a victim of the infamous "Saint...

Forest Park, Cook County, Illinois, USA

USS Serpens Memorial

unknown – 29 Jan 1945

On June 15, 1949, the largest group burial at Arlington National...

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

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