BIRTH(+)FACT(᙮)DEATH(-)

35th year  -  N° 187                 Sunday, 5 July 2020         Antwerpen		
I'm So Lonesome I Could Die
Child killer
Mary Flora Bell
aka Child of Hell


  • 26 May 1957 (+) is born in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

  • 11 May 1968 (x) 3-year-old John G. is attacked by Bell and her friend Norma Joyce Bell in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

  • 25 May 1968 (-) strangled Martin Brown in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

  • 31 May 1968 (x) and Norma Bell break into the local nursery, leaving notes referring to the murder of 4-year-old Martin Brown in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

  • 31 July 1968 (-) strangled Brian Howe in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

  • 7 August 1968 (x) is arrested and charged with the murder of 2 boys in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

  • 5 December 1968 (x) Start of the trial against Bell and Norma Bell in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

  • 17 December 1968 (x) is sentenced to detention for life for the murder of two children in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

  • 25 May 1984 (+) The first daughter of Bell is born in Leeds, United Kingdom.


  • More info on Wikipedia