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Cheryl Crane

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Born Jul 25, 1943

Cheryl Christina Crane is the only child of actress Lana Turner, from her marriage to actor-restaurateur Stephen Crane, her second husband. On April 4, 1958, at age 14, Cheryl Crane stabbed her mother's boyfriend Johnny Stompanato to death. The killing was ruled a justifiable homicide: Crane was deemed to have been protecting her mother.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1943 Birth Born on July 25, 1943.

TEENAGE

1958 14 Years Old On April 4, 1958, at age 14, Cheryl Crane stabbed her mother's boyfriend Johnny Stompanato to death. … Read More
1960 16 Years Old Following Stompanato's death, Crane was made a ward of the State of California and sent to an all-girls boarding school, from which she escaped in 1960.
1961 17 Years Old She was recaptured and then released in 1961.

TWENTIES

1969 25 Years Old In 1969, Crane was detained by the Los Angeles Police Department when three half-grown marijuana plants were discovered in the back seat of her car. … Read More

FIFTIES

1998 54 Years Old Crane was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1998, underwent a mastectomy and was treated with radiation and chemotherapy. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2011 67 Years Old Her first work of fiction, a mystery novel titled The Bad Always Die Twice, was published in 2011. … Read More
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