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Famous American Serial Killers

American serial killers list - a comprehensive list of known serial killers. Who are some famous serial killers? America's serial killers are catalogued here. Serial killers in the USA outnumber other countries on a per capita basis, but this may be due to better law enforcement records. These killers have many victims to their name. Who are the most infamous serial killers? This list of US serial killers is alphabetical by first name; you can sort by any column. This is a list of famous American serial killers. US notable serial killers are on this list. The most notorious US serial killers found here can be copied to make your very own list of the most famous serial killers in the United States. List can then be re-ordered to fit your needs.
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  1. 51

    1906 two known victims, one suspected victim, four missing persons; elements of Gein's life and ...

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    1932 Georgia poisoner who killed five family members

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    1967 aka the "Angel of Death"; nurse convicted of killing four by epinephrine injection ...

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    1950 killed up to 13 prostitutes in the Kansas City area 1977 to 1993

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    1927 Californian rapist and killer of three women; lured women to pose for "bondage ...

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    1962 convicted of two rape-murders in Michigan, suspected of more

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    1957 convicted of murder of three elderly women and attempted murder of a fourth in California

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    Vaughn Greenwood 1944

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    1859 murder-for-profit killer who killed her suitors and children in Indiana

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    1906 German-born murder-for-profit killer who poisoned five elderly men; executed in 1938

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    1939 Alaskan baker who killed prostitutes at his cabin; convicted of four murders but admitted to ...

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    1952 aka "Angel of Death"; hospital orderly; confessed to more than 80 "mercy ...

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  13. 63

    1928 aka "The Lipstick Killer"; confessed to three murders spanning from June 1945 to ...

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  14. 64

    1861 Active from 1890 to 1894 during Chicago's 1893 World's Columbian Exposition; convicted of only ...

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    1946 New York woman who murdered her five children

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    killed four women in the Los Angeles area between 1992 and 1993; charged in 2008 with raping ...

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    1924 aka "Mad Dog"; convicted of killing six people in Indiana in the mid-1950s; his ...

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  19. 69

    Phillip Carl Jablonski

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    1955 Canadian serial killer convicted in the United States

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  21. 71

    1969 aka the "Brooklyn Strangler"; a homeless crack addict who killed at least five ...

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  22. 72

    1950 Texas pediatric nurse who poisoned infants in her care. Convicted of only one murder but ...

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  23. 73

    1939 necrophiliac convicted of 21 murders in California and admitted to seven other murders

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    1948 started killing when he was 15 years old in Santa Cruz, California; convicted of six murders ...

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  25. 75

    1876 Chicago woman who poisoned five husbands; sentenced to life imprisonment

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  26. 76

    1945 convicted of the murders of 16 young men and boys; suspected of 51 others in California

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  27. 77

    1946 raped and murdered 18 people

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  28. 78

    1944 confessed to killing more than nine women—five in Missouri and four others in Illinois and ...

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  29. 79

    1945 ex-Marines and survivalists; killed at least 11 people and suspected of 25; collected and ...

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  30. 80

    1903 killed children in New Jersey in the 1920s

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    1960 ex-Marines and survivalists; killed at least 11 people and suspected of 25; collected and ...

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  32. 82

    1968 aka the "Baton Rouge Serial Killer"; convicted of two murders; linked by DNA ...

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  33. 83

    1936 convicted of 11 murders and confessed to approximately 3000 others, although most of his ...

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  34. 84

    committed separately in Ypsilanti and Ann Arbor between 1967 and 1969

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  35. 85

    1907 Alabama poisoner who murdered six family members; suspected of poisoning at least nine; ...

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    1985 aka "Beltway Snipers"; Muhammad is convicted of seven murders so far and awaiting ...

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    1960 aka "Beltway Snipers"; Muhammad is convicted of seven murders so far and awaiting ...

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  39. 89

    1947 schizophrenic in Santa Cruz, California who killed people to prevent earthquakes; convicted of ...

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  40. 90

    1897 aka "Gorilla Man"; necrophiliac convicted and hanged for one murder; implicated in ...

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    1928 murdered eight of her children between 1949 and 1968

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    1891 murderer, rapist and arsonist; convicted of two murders; confessed to 19 others; executed in ...

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    Gerald Parker 1955

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    1950 aka the "Shotgun Killer", confessed to shooting seven people with a shotgun in a ...

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  46. 96

    1929 convicted of three killings in Sacramento, California during the 1980s; suspected of six ...

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  47. 97

    1945 aka the "BTK Killer"; killed ten people between 1974 and 1991 in Sedgwick County, ...

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    aka the "Night Stalker"; terrorized Los Angeles in 1984 and 1985; convicted of 14 ...

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    1939 convicted of rape and torture and sentenced to 224 years in prison; FBI believes he was ...

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    1959 killed nine people in Texas, Kentucky, and Illinois

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