5. Season 2: Lizzie Borden

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Committed for killing her parents with an axe, Asylum’s Grace Bertrand is based on the acquitted axe murderer, Lizzie Borden.

Accused of hacking her father and stepmother to death with a hatchet in their Massachusetts home in 1892, charges against Borden were eventually dropped, along with her reputation.2

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