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Louise Nicosia
Born ca. 1897
Died

July 14, 1940(1940-07-14) (aged 43)
New York City, United States

Cause of death Suicide
Attack information
Date July 10, 1940
Location(s) New York City, United States
Target(s) Family
Killed 6
Weapon(s) Gas

Louise Nicosia was an American who killed her six children in New York City, United States on July 10, 1940, before committing suicide.

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VictimsEdit

  • Carmela Nicosia, 12, her daughter
  • Angelina Nicosia, 11, her daughter
  • Joseph Nicosia, 8, her son
  • Anna Nicosia, 7, her daughter
  • Dominick Nicosia, 5, her son
  • Frances Nicosia, 4, her daughter

See alsoEdit

  • Marie Pasos, a woman who gassed her six children and herself in New York City in 1929.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Demented mother kills 6 children, The New York Times (July 11, 1940)
  2. Woman who killed 6 dies, The New York Times (July 15, 1940)
  3. Woman kills six children trying to take own life, The Evening Independent (July 11, 1940)
  4. A funeral of six children, St. Petersburg Times (July 17, 1940)
  5. Six children killed by illuminating gas, The Evening Independent (July 11, 1940)
  6. Woman kills six children trying to take own life, [[Wikipedia:|]] ()
  7. Mother kills six children by gas, Miami Daily News (July 10, 1940)
  8. His six children buried together, Spokane Daily Chronicle (July 13, 1940)
  9. 6 children gas victims, The Tuscaloosa News (July 10, 1940)
  10. Father tearfully chants farewell to slain children, The Milwaukee Journal (July 14, 1940)
  11. Mother gasses six children and self, Sarasota Herald-Tribune (July 12, 1940)
  12. 6 N.Y. children killed by illuminating gas, Ottawa Citizen (July 10, 1940)
  13. Suicide effort kills 6 youths, Sarasota Herald-Tribune (July 10, 1940)
  14. Picture of the week, [[Wikipedia:|]] ()
  15. 6 children die by gas; hold mother, 43, Schenectady Gazette (July 11, 1940)
  16. Mother of slain children dies, Schenectady Gazette (July 15, 1940)
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