Leo Frank

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Birthday
17, 1884
Birthplace
Cuero, TX
Death Date
Aug 17, 1915 (31)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
17, 1884
Birthplace
Cuero, TX
Death Date
Aug 17, 1915 (31)

About

Jewish factory worker who was killed by a lynch mob and became a symbol of antisemitism in America.

Before Fame

He studied mechanical engineering at Cornell University.

Trivia

He was killed after public outcry that his sentence for murder had been reduced from a death sentence to life in prison, despite evidence suggesting he was innocent to begin with.

Family Life

He had one sister named Marian.

Associated With

His story was made into a TV miniseries called The Murder of Mary Phagan, which starred Rebecca Miller.