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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Yang Xinhai

+60% of 48 Voters Interested

Proven: 67
Unproven: 67

AKA(s): The Monster Killer

Alias: Yang Zhiya, Yang Liu

Birth Name: Yang Xinha

Yang Xinhai - Serial Killer

Yang Xinhai who is also known as the "Monster Killer" was killed on February 14, 2004 by  a single bullet to the back of his head. He raped 23 women and murdered a total of 67 men, women and children from 1999 - 2003.  Yang killed his victims between four Chinese provinces with axes, hammers and shovels during his 4 year killing spree. Yang Xinhai was born into poverty and grew up being a reserved child, but later on in life he became a well known serial killer. Yang had a lot of trouble with the law after he dropped out of school at the age of 17 and left his home to  become a nomadic labourer.  He was charged…

Famous Serial Killers Name Yang Xinhai

Harold Frederick "Fred" Shipman aka Dr. Harold Shipman

+51% of 57 Voters Interested

Proven: 218
Unproven: 250

AKA(s): Dr. Death, The Angel Of Death

Birth Name: Harold Frederick Shipman

Harold Frederick

His patients, especially older women - who lived alone and vulnerable. Worshiped their doctor, Harold "Fred" Shipman.Even when his contemporaries began dying in unusually high numbers, patients remained loyal to the murderous MDDuring spare time, he loved his victims to his doctor - to death. No filmmaker can plan a grislier scene. In the darkness of a black night of August, the incessant rains and driving winds was the perfect setting for an exhumation. But it was the psychological thriller - Manchester police were watching a real life drama. The experts were collecting mud-streaked coffin of wealthy Kathleen Grundy. Buried just 5 weeks earlier in the cemetery of Hyde, 81-year-old former mayor of Justice, in death, the key to solving…


Jack Unterweger

+72% of 39 Voters Interested

Proven: 10
Unproven: 15

AKA(s): Jack the Writer, Hafenpoet (prison poet), The Vienna Strangler

Birth Name: Johann "Jack" Unterweger

Jack Unterweger - Serial Killer

Dr. Jack Kevorkian aka Dr. Death

+35% of 78 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

Pedro Rodrigues Filho aka "Pedrinho Matador"

+51% of 53 Voters Interested

Proven: 71
Unproven: 100

AKA(s): Pedrinho Matador (Killer Petey)

Birth Name: Pedro Rodrigues Filho

Pedro Rodrigues Filho aka

Born in 1954 and nicknamed "Pedrinho Matador" meaning "Little Peter the Killer", Filho is a Brazilian Serial Killer who claims to have killed over 100 people, many of whom were prisoners serving time in prison was the same. In 2003 he was convicted of killing 71, his own father among them, and sentenced to 128 years . By Brazilian law, however, he can serve no more than 30 of its 128 years in prison.


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