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Crime History: LA bad boy killed in fight with Lana Turner

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On this day, April 4, in 1958, Hollywood star Lana Turner and her boyfriend engaged in a struggle that ended in his death. Turner had a thing for bad boys, and Los Angeles hoodlum Johnny Stompanato -- the body guard for gangster Mickey Cohen -- fit the bill. But when Turner tried to break off the relationship, Stompanato became violent. The jealous Stompanato even appeared at a filming in...

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