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Lizzie Borden
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Borden in 1890
Born
Lizzie Andrew Borden

(1860-07-19)July 19, 1860
Died June 1, 1927(1927-06-01) (aged 66)
Fall River, Massachusetts, U.S.
Resting place Oak Grove Cemetery
Other names Lizbeth Borden
Known for Murder suspect
Parent(s)
  • Sarah Borden
  • Andrew Borden
Relatives
  • Emma Borden (sister)
  • Abby Borden (stepmother)
Signature
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Lizzie Andrew Borden (July 19, 1860 – June 1, 1927) was an American woman who was known as the main suspect in the August 4, 1892, murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. Borden was tried and acquitted of the murders.

Despite being proven innocent, many believed she committed the murders and has become the subject of folklore.



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