Karla Faye Tucker Rank
About Karla Faye Tucker
Karla Faye Tucker became the first person in Texas to be executed in 135 years when she was put to death by lethal injection in 1998.
She had been on death row for 14 years for the murder of Jerry Dean and Deborah Thornton, who had slept in Dean’s home on the night of the murder following a dispute with her own husband. She had killed them during a burglary with a pickaxe.
Her parents were Carolyn and Larry Tucker, a longshoreman. She had two elder siblings. Her childhood was troubled.
Her first husband was a mechanic called Stephen Griffith. At 21, she started dating Daniel Garrett, who would be her accomplice in the murders. She married Dana Lane Brown, her prison minister, in 1995.
After she converted to Christianity in prison, she became a model prisoner.
Karla Faye Tucker Rank
Karla Faye Tucker's Popularity
Karla Faye Tucker was a famous American murderer, who was born on November 18, 1959. As a person born on this date, Karla Faye Tucker is listed in our database as the 102nd most popular celebrity for the day (November 18) and the 308th most popular for the year (1959).
People born on November 18 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Karla Faye Tucker is the 3025th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Karla Faye Tucker's birthday, Karla Faye Tucker is the 18468th most famous American and ranks 205th in famous people born in Houston, Texas, U.S.
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