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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Carl Eugene "Coral" Watts, The Sunday Morning Slasher

+66% of 38 Voters Interested

Proven: 22
Unproven: 100

AKA(s): The Sunday Morning Slasher

Alias: Coral

Birth Name: Carl Eugene Watts

Carl Eugene

Carl Eugene Watts is also known as The Sunday Morning Slasher, and his nickname was Coral. Carl Eugene Watts was an American serial killer who was born on November 7, 1953 in Killeen, Texas. His father, Richard Eugene Watts was a private first class in the Army and his mother Dorothy Mae Young was a kindergarten art teacher. Dorothy raised Carl from the age of two after she and Richard separated. They moved to Inkster, Michigan where Dorothy married mechanic Norman Caesar in 1962. Norman and Dorothy have two daughters together. Carl said that he started fantasizing about torturing and killing young females when he was 12 years old and soon began stalking girls. It is believed that he murdered his…

Peter William Sutcliffe aka Yorkshire Ripper aka Peter William Coonan

+67% of 36 Voters Interested

Proven: 13
Unproven: NA

AKA(s): The Yorkshire Ripper

Alias: Peter William Coonan

Birth Name: Peter William Sutcliffe

Peter William Sutcliffe aka Yorkshire Ripper aka Peter William Coonan - Serial Killer

Luis Garavito

+50% of 46 Voters Interested

Proven: 140
Unproven: 172

Birth Name: Luis Alfredo Garavito Cubillos

Luis Garavito - Serial Killer

Luis Alfredo Garavito Cubillos, aka "The Beast" ("The Beast") or "Tribilin" (Latin American Spanish translation of the Disney "Goofy") (born January 25, 1957 in Genova, Quindio, Colombia) is Colombia's rapist and serial murderer. In 1999, "I rape and murder" admitted Luis Garavito to the deaths of young people totaling 140. The number of victims, based on the location of the skeletons that appear on maps Garavito drew in prison, could exceed 300. It has been described by local media as "the worst serial murderer in the world" by the high number of victims. Once captured, Garavito was sentenced to the maximum penalty available in Colombia, which was 30. However, as he confessed to the crimes and helped authorities locate bodies,…

Serial Killer Profile: Luis Garavito

Charles Panzram aka Carl Panzram

+67% of 33 Voters Interested

Proven: 5
Unproven: 22

Alias: Carl Baldwin, Jeff Davis, Jefferson Davis, Jefferson Rhodes, Jeff Rhodes, Jack Allen, Jefferson Baldwin, John King, John O'Leary, Cooper John

Birth Name: Charles Panzram

Charles Panzram aka Carl Panzram - Serial Killer

Charles Panzram was an American serial killer, rapist, arsonist and burglar that was also known as Carl Panzram. He was born on June 28, 1891 in East Grand Forks, Minnesota to Prussian immigrants parents Johann and Matilda Panzram. Charles' family was poor and he was raised on a farm with his five siblings. He broke into his neighbor's home in 1903 at the age of 12 and stole a revolver, cake and apples. His parents then sent him to the Minnesota State Training School when he was 12 years old. The staff beat and tortured him several times in The Painting House of the school. The Painting House got its name from the students because students would enter the room…

Serial Killer Profile: Charles Panzram aka Carl Panzram

Richard Angelo

+61% of 36 Voters Interested

Proven: 8
Unproven: 25

AKA(s): Angel of Death

Birth Name: Richard Angelo

Richard Angelo - Serial Killer

Richard Angelo was a former Eagle Scout and a former volunteer fireman. He really wanted to be a hero and save someone to achieve that status. However, Richard Angelo would try to become a hero in the worst way, attempt to kill someone and at the last second try to save them. His first try was unfruitful when he injected a foreign substance into the IV tube of John Fisher. The substance caused Mr. Fisher to go into critical condition and later that night he passed away. Although the exact number of Richard Angelo's attempts at failed heroism is unknown, it is estimated that between September and October of 1987, at least three patients died at The Good Samaritan Hospital…

Serial Killer Profile: Richard Angelo