Tylenol Cyanide Scare~"The Chicago Tylenol murders occurred when seven people died after taking pain-relief medicine capsules that had been poisoned. The poisonings, code-named TYMURS by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, took place in late 1982 in the Chicago area of the United States. These poisonings involved Extra-Strength Tylenol capsules, manufactured by McNeil Consumer Healthcare, which had been laced with potassium cyanide. The incidents led to reforms in the packaging of over... 1982, Remain Unsolved, Chicago Tylenol, American History, Federer Bureau, Murder Chicago, Chicagoland Area, Tylenol Murder, Chicago Area
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Chicago Tylenol murders remain unsolved mystery 30 years later. Sept.29,1982. Mary Kellerman took Tylenol for a sore throat. Unfortunately, she died from the med, which had been laced w/cyanide. Adam Janus,27 also died from taking Tylenol. Ultimately, 7 died from the tainted medicine by Oct 1, 1982 including 4 women, 2 men & 1 child. This crime is still under investigation by the FBI w/James W. Lewis prime suspect.
Richard Trenton Chase..murdered and cannibalized 6 people in one month in Sacramento, CA giving him the name "The Vampire Killer". He consumed his victims blood and believed Nazi's were trying to poison him.
Dr. Frances Dick, 1st woman to practise medicine in NSW, Sydney, c.1892. photograph by J. Hubert Newman. Dr Frances Dick graduated from London School of Medicine for Women & the University of Ireland. Her qualifications included: LSA (Lond) 1891 & MB Bac Surg, Royal University of Ireland 1891. She was the 1st woman to practise medicine in NSW preceding Dr M A Corliss by a few months. She was registered on 13 January, 1892. State Lib of NSW
The Moonlight Murders refer to the unsolved crimes of the unidentified "Phanton Killer" committed in the spring of 1946. The killer is credited with attacking 8 people within 10 weeks, killing 5 people. The first 2 victims survived. The next 2 attacks were double homicides. The final victims, Virgil Starks was killed & his wife, Katie, was wounded severely. Most officials no longer connect that attack to the other murders.