Serial Killers: List of Famous Serial Killers

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Famous killers of all time recorded as researched. Serial killers assorted by your votes as most interesting. We have searched the internet but have not been satistfied with the other lists of famous serial killers out there so we decided to improve on what was found. We are not trying to idolize these famous murderers but shed some light on the history of these killers and their bio's. The FBI create serial killer profiles and in respect we are trying to do the same.

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Thug Behram

+62% of 73 Voters Interested

Proven: 125
Unproven: 931

AKA(s): King of the Thugs

Alias: Buhram, Buhram Jemedar

Birth Name: Thug Behram

Thug Behram - Serial Killer

Thug Behram (or Buhram), of the cult in India known as the Thuggee cult, is deemed as the world's most prolific serial killer. In many instances it is said that he murdered some 931 victims by strangulation. He turned his of murder into a 40 year career as a serial killer between the years of 1790-1830. Victims were strangled using his cult's ceremonial cloth, rumal, the Hindi term for handkerchief. It was later said that Behram was merely present during the 931 murders as he was the leader of the Thuggee cult. The gang was comprised of some 25 to 50 men in whom half a dozen of those men lived for the strangulations. Behram's statements have never been verified…

Famous Serial Killers Name Thug Behram

David Berkowitz aka Son of Sam

+74% of 58 Voters Interested

Proven: 9
Unproven: 15

AKA(s): The Son of Sam, The .44 Caliber Killer

Alias: David Richard Berkowitz

Birth Name: Richard David Falco

David Berkowitz aka Son of Sam - Serial Killer

David Berkowitz (David Richard Berkowitz) is an American serial killer that was born on June 1, 1953 in Brooklyn, New York. His birth name is Richard David Falco, and he is also known as the Son of Sam and as the .44 Caliber Killer. David’s mother, Betty Broder grew up in the Jewish religion and married Tony Falco, who is an Italian-American Catholic. Betty and Tony had a fish market that they ran together but separated before David was born because Tony was in love with another woman and Betty had an affair with real estate agent, Joseph Kleinman after Tony left her. Betty became pregnant with married Joseph's baby, and he did not like that. He threatened Betty that…

Serial Killer Profile: David Berkowitz aka Son of Sam

Rosemary West

+71% of 56 Voters Interested

Proven: 15
Unproven: NA

Alias: Rosemary Pauline "Rose" West

Birth Name: Rosemary Pauline Letts

Rosemary West - Serial Killer

Alexander Pichushkin

+61% of 66 Voters Interested

Proven: 49
Unproven: 60

AKA(s): The Bitsa Park Maniac, The Chessboard Killer

Birth Name: Alexander Yuryevich "Sasha" Pichushkin

Alexander Pichushkin - Serial Killer

Alexander Yuryevich "Sasha" Pichushkin (Russian, born 9 April 1974 in Mytishchi, Moscow Oblast), also known as The Chessboard Killer and The Bitsa Park Maniac, is a Russian serial killer known to have murdered at least 48 people. He is believed to have killed up to 61–63 people in southwest Moscow's Bitsa Park, where several of the victims' bodies were found. Killers Life In 1992, Alexander Pichushkin committed his first murder as a student and escalated his crimes in 2001. Russian media believe that Pichushkin may have been motivated by a twisted competition with Russia's most notorious serial killer, Andrei Chikatilo, who was convicted in 1992 of killing 52 children and young women in a 12 year killing spree. Pichushkin said…

Serial Killer Profile: Alexander Pichushkin

Karl Denke

+71% of 55 Voters Interested

Proven: 31
Unproven: 42

Birth Name: Karl Denke

Karl Denke - Serial Killer

Karle Denke was born on August 12, 1870 in Ziebice, Poland and died on at age 54 on December 22, 1924 by suicide. He was a serial killer and cannibal who was known as "The Cannibal of Ziebice" and "Vater Denke" His Life Karle was born into a wealthy family on August 12, 1870 in Munsterberg, Silesia.  Munsterberg, Silesia was known as the Kingdom of Prussia and was renamed Ziebice, Poland which is used now. He was a very hard child to take care. He gave his parents a hard and at the age of 12  years olf, he ran away from home. Karle started a life of his own at age 25 after graduating elementary school and started training…

Serial Killer Profile: Karl Denke