Lizzie Andrew Borden Quote


Lizzie Andrew Borden
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
Lizzie Andrew BordenShare on Facebook

Born: July 19, 1860

Died: June 1, 1927 (aged 66)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Celebrity

Bio: Lizzie Andrew Borden was a woman in New England who was tried for killing her father and stepmother with an axe on August 4, 1892, in Fall River, Massachusetts. The murders, subsequent trial, and ensuing trial by media became a cause célèbre. Although Lizzie Borden was acquitted, no one else was ever arrested or tried and she has remained a notorious figure in American folklore.

Quote of the day

You can go through your whole life telling yourself that life is logical, life is prosaic, life is sane. Above all, sane. And I think it is. I've had a lot of time to think about that.

Popular Authors

George Meredith
Peter Drucker
Felix Frankfurter
James Branch Cabell
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Dante Alighieri
James Anthony Froude
W. Clement Stone
Chief Joseph
Che Guevara
Søren Kierkegaard
Thomas à Kempis
James M. Barrie
Thomas Friedman
Doris Lessing
Bill Hicks