Betty Broderick

Convicted Murderer
Born Nov 7, 1947

Elisabeth Anne "Betty" Broderick is a former American suburban housewife convicted of the November 5, 1989 murders of her former husband Daniel T. Broderick III and his second wife, Linda Kolkena. After a second trial, she was convicted on December 11, 1991 of two counts of second-degree murder, and later sentenced to 32 years to life in prison.… Read More

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1947 Birth Born on November 7, 1947.


1965 17 Years Old In 1965, Betty met her future husband, Dan Broderick, eldest son in another large Catholic family, in South Bend, Indiana. The couple were married on April 12, 1969, at the Immaculate Conception Church in Eastchester. … Read More


1989 41 Years Old 1 More Event
The long drawn-out Broderick divorce was finalized in 1989, four years after Dan filed for it. … Read More


2010 62 Years Old Betty Broderick is serving out her sentence at the California Institution for Women (CIW), in Corona, California. In January 2010, her first request for parole was denied by the Board of Parole Hearings because she did not show remorse and did not acknowledge wrongdoing. … Read More
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