An inspiring author with an unsavory past.
John Allen’s career as a saloonist, procurer, thief, drunkard and possibly murderer earned him the title of “Wickedest Man in New York.”
A simple schoolgirl prank spawned a new belief with millions of followers.
Westfield, Ohio, October 23, 1887 - The Sudden Insanity of Rev J. R. Young. He uses profane language in a Sunday school at Westfield, Ohio.
The adultery case called "The Greatest Social Drama of Modern Times."
For over forty years, beginning around 1830, Marie Laveau was the most powerful and most feared woman in New Orleans.