history fact – August 4, 2017

Today is Friday, Aug. 4, the 216th day of 2017. There are 149 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History:

On August 4, 1892, businessman Andrew Borden and his wife, Abby, were axed to death in their home in Fall River, Massachusetts. Lizzie Borden, Andrew’s daughter from a previous marriage, was accused of the killings, but acquitted at trial.

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