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9 Shocking Events You Had No Idea Happened In Indiana

These shocking events in Indiana reveal a darker side of Hoosier history. Big stories get the big press, but you might be surprised by some of these lesser known things that happened in Indiana…even though they involve some big names.

We’ve organized this list from oldest to most recent events; there is no ranking other than when it occurred.

There are too many events to ever fit into one list. Do you know other shocking Indiana events throughout history that should have made this list? Let us know in the Comments section below–you may see them in pop up a future follow-up list!

Meg Archer
Meg is the Contributions & Creative Content Editor for OnlyInYourState. She works in source research, concept development, and business outreach. Meg enjoys playing with her food (cooking), writing furiously (at inconvenient moments), and exploring (everything and everywhere).