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Crime History: 'Father of motion picture' shoots, kills wife's lover

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On this day, Oct. 17, in 1874, Eadweard J. Muybridge, the pioneer of motion photography, shot and killed his wife's paramour. The slaying came four years before Muybridge stunned the world the first film ever -- a galloping horse that proved that all four hoofs came off the ground during a full run. Muybridge had discovered love notes between his wife and Major Harry Larkyns, the drama critic...

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