November 13

This Day in Crime

1974

Ronald DeFeo, Jr. murders his entire family in Amityville, Long Island in the house that would become known as The Amityville Horror.

On this day in 1974 Ronald Defeo Jr. killed his mother, father, two brothers and two sisters inspiring the film The Amityville Horror. On the evening of November 13th, Defeo ran into a local pub … (more...)