Help make Alexa smarter on Alexa Answers. Sign in with Amazon

Science

When did fingerprinting begin?


In 1892 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Inspector Eduardo Alvarez made the first criminal fingerprint identification. He was able to identify Francisca Rojas, a woman who murdered her two sons and cut her own throat in an attempt to place blame on another person.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1551622644028) }}

LIVE
Points points 39
Rating

Similar Questions
Sign in to view all similar questions

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE