In 1994, the house at 10050 Cielo Drive was demolished. But the memory of what happened there in the early morning hours of August 9, 1969, endures. Sharon Tate, Jay Sebring, Abigail Folger, Wojciech Frykowski and Steven Parent were brutally murdered by members of the Manson Family.
Ruth Ann Moorehouse, also known as Ouisch, is a former member of the Manson family. She met Manson for the first time when her father, Deane Moorehouse, a former minister, picked up three hitchhikers, Charles Manson, Lynette Fromme and Mary Brunner and brought them home.
Lynette Alice “Squeaky” Fromme is best known for attempting to assassinate President Gerald Ford in 1975. A member of the infamous Manson family, she was sentenced to life imprisonment for the assassination attempt and released on parole on August 14, 2009, after serving 34 years.
Check out the mug shots of all the Manson Family members and associates.
Susan Atkins, known within the Family as Sexy Sadie, was a member of the Manson Family. On the night of August 8, 1969, Manson told Tex Watson to take some of the girls and to go to “that house where Melcher used to live” and to “totally destroy everyone inside” .
“They are all my children” Manson once said about his Family members. Because most children in the Family were born with no physician or midwife present it is hard to know how many children Manson fathered. learn about his known children.
Charles “Tex” Watson aka The Executioner is a former member of the Manson family. On August 9, 1969, Watson and other Manson followers murdered pregnant actress Sharon Tate and four other people at a house in Benedict Canyon, Los Angeles.