In 2001,Kenny Waters, a man who was wrongly…

In 2001, Kenny Waters, a man who was wrongly imprisoned 18 years for murder, was finally freed after his high-school dropout sister went to law school to prove his innocence. Tragically, Kenny Waters died in an accident 6 months after his release from prison.

Conviction is a 2010 biographical legal drama film based on this story.

The first person to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge was a professional high diver…

The first person to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge was a professional high diver who “wanted to demonstrate that people did not die simply from falling through the air, thus encouraging people to be willing to jump from a burning building into a net.” He proved himself correct by falling 135 feet safely through the air, only dying when he hit the water.