39th year  -  N° 62                 Saturday, 2 March 2024         Antwerpen		
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Monday 28th of October 1895

129 years ago

Start of the trial against 34-year-old serial killer Henry Howard Holmes, originally Herman Webster Mudgett aka The Torture Doctor for the murder of the Pitezel children in the Court of Oyer and Terminer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Holmes gave various contradictory accounts of his life, claiming initially innocence and later that he was possessed by Satan.