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Born: August 6, 1990, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.
Died: December 26, 1996, Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A.
Cause of death: Strangulation and skull fracture.
Notable because: Case brought worldwide attention with many believing her parents to be guilty. Remains unsolved as a haunting mystery.
JonBenét was an American child beauty pageant contestant made famous by her Christmas time murder and the subsequent media coverage. She was found dead in the basement of her parents' home in Boulder, Colorado, nearly eight hours after she was reported missing. The case is notable in both its longevity and the media interest it has generated in the United States. After several grand jury hearings, the case is still unsolved.
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