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Dr. Crippen Is Hanged

November 23, 2010 |  1:40 am




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Nov. 23, 1910: Dr. Hawley Crippen is executed in London for killing his wife.

“Only a small group of officials attended, and every effort had been made to prevent morbid crowds from gathering in the neighborhood,” The Times said.


“An evening paper caused a sensation last night by flooding the city with placards that Crippen had made a written confession. Everyone in a position to know denied this,” The Times said. 





 
  Nov. 23, 1910, Crippen Hanged  

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