Murder Facts

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  • 1
    A year after his wife's disappearance, a Dutch crime writer named Richard Klinkhamer wrote a suspicious book about seven ways to kill your spouse. He became famous and spent the next decade hinting in print and on TV that he had murdered her. Finally, it turned out that he really had.
  • 2
    In Hong Kong, a betrayed wife is legally allowed to kill her adulterous husband, but may only do so with her bare hands. (The husband's lover, on the other hand, may be killed in any manner desired.)
  • 3
    Your statistical chance of being murdered is one in twenty thousand.
  • 4
    In 1386, a pig in France was executed by public hanging for the murder of a child.