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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Charles Manson

+66% of 41 Voters Interested

Proven: 0
Unproven: NA

Alias: Charles Milles Manson

Birth Name: Charles Milles Maddox

Charles Manson - Serial Killer

Charles Manson is an American serial killer and musician born on November 12, 1934 to 16 year old mother Kathleen Maddox and Colonel Walker Scott. He was born in the General Hospital, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Charles was a singer and songwriter in the Los Angeles music industry. His songs were released commercially after being convicted of murders. Some of his songs were covered by Marilyn Manson, White Zombie and Guns N' Roses. He had two wives and three kids that were proven by paternity. He claims to have other children, but it is not proven. He is currently 79 years old and imprisoned at Corcoran State Prison, serving the death penalty to life in prison. Charles Manson Biography Charles Manson is…

Famous Serial Killers Name Charles Manson

Dr. Jack Kevorkian aka Dr. Death

+34% of 79 Voters Interested

Proven: 127
Unproven: 3

AKA(s): Dr. Death

Alias: Dr. Jack Kevorkian

Birth Name: Jacob Kevorkian

Dr. Jack Kevorkian aka Dr. Death - Serial Killer

Dr. Jack Kevorkian was an American author, pathologist, instrumentalist, painter, composer, and euthanasia activist that was also known as Dr. Death. He was born on May 26, 1928 in Pontiac, Michigan to Armenian immigrants parents. His father Levon worked at an automobile foundry and his mother's name was Satenig. Dr. Jack had two sisters, Margaret, who was born in 1926 and Flora. He graduated 1945 with honors from Pontiac Central High School, and he graduated in 1952 from the University of Michigan Medical School. He had completed his residency training in anatomical and clinical pathology before he did research on blood transfusions. He did not function well as a pathologist in the hospital and left the practice of medicine. He…

Serial Killer Profile: Dr. Jack Kevorkian aka Dr. Death

Ed Gein

+71% of 38 Voters Interested

Proven: 1
Unproven: 2

AKA(s): The Plainfield Ghoul, The Mad Butcher

Alias: Ed Gein

Birth Name: Edward Theodore "Ed" Gein

Ed Gein - Serial Killer

Edward Theodore Gein, Edward Gein, Eddie Gein better known as Ed Gein (The Plainfield Ghoul & The Mad Butcher) was and is one of America’s most famous serial killers. Gein was born August 8, 1906 (Christening was done on August 27, 1906) in La Crosse County, Wisconsin and died July 26, 1984 at age 77 in Madison, Wisconsin. Ed Gein’s territory was around his hometown of Plainfield, Wisconsin. Gein kidnapped his victims but also exhumed corpses from the local graveyard so that he could keep trophies from the bones and skin of these victims. Gein was apprehended on November 16, 1957. Ed Gein only confessed to killing two women; Mary Hogan (died December 8, 1954) and Bernice Worden (died November…

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Anna Maria Zwanziger

+61% of 41 Voters Interested

Proven: 0
Unproven: NA

Birth Name: Anna Maria Zwanziger

Anna Maria Zwanziger - Serial Killer

Anna Maria Zwanziger was a serial killer in the German state of Bavaria who murdered four people while serving as their housekeeper. Her preferred method of killing her victims was arsenic poisoning, which she secretly placed in the food and drink of her victims over an extended period of time. Her crimes were uncovered in 1809 and she was beheaded in July 1811.MurdersAnna Maria Zwanziger was described as being "ugly, stunted, without attraction of face, figure, [or] speech.” Her early life was marked by an ill-fated marriage to an alcoholic husband who drank his inheritance before dying by the time Anna Maria was 40 years old. She soon began to search for a new husband.Zwanziger became the housekeeper of a…

Serial Killer Profile: Anna Maria Zwanziger

Roy Norris

+71% of 35 Voters Interested

Proven: 5
Unproven: 30

AKA(s): The Toolbox Killer

Birth Name: Roy Lewis Norris

Roy Norris - Serial Killer

Roy Lewis Norris is also known as The Toolbox Killer. Roy Norris was born on February 2, 1948. Norris was sentenced to life imprisonment for the crimes of first-degree murder, second-degree murder, rape, robbery, assault with attempt to commit rape and assault with a deadly weapon. Roy Norris was apprehended on November 20, 1979 and imprisoned in Pelican Bay State Prison. Roy Norris has 5 proven victims with as many as 30 unproven victims. His serial killings spanned from June 24, 1979 - October 31, 1979. Roy Norris and Lawrence Bittaker were both known as the Tool Box Killers. Together they kidnapped, raped, tortured and murdered five teenage girls during there 5 month killing spree in southern California. Roy Norris Victims…

Serial Killer Profile: Roy Norris