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List of Famous Kidnappings

List of famous kidnapping victims. The most famous kidnappings and well-known missing people are found on this list and can be sorted by any column. List of kidnappings are ordered alphabetically. These famous kidnappings include the year and in some cases where the victim was abducted. Hopefully none of these kidnappings were done by British serial killers. Some of the most infamous kidnappings unfortunately happened to children. 

One of the most famous kidnapping was when aviation hero Charles Lindbergh's baby was snatched. The result was a situation that no one wanted to hear, but it became the most famous instance of kidnapping in American history.

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  1. 63

    1974 Hollywood, 1981

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  2. 37

    1916 1978

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  3. 17

    Arjan Erkel 1970 Chechnya, 2002

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  4. 39

    1989 Greek island, 1991

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  6. 21

    1911 San Jose

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    Carrie Lawson

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  8. 52

    1887 1936

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  9. 36

    Claudia Melchers 1969 The Netherlands, 2005

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  10. 56
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    Colleen Stan

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  11. 47
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    Cromwell Varley

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  12. 44

    Fort Parker, 1836

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  13. 9

    Danielle Erica Cramer

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  14. 11
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  15. 35

    Disappearance of Madeleine McCann Praia de Luz

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  16. 54

    1981 2004

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  17. 38

    Edgardo Mortara 1851 1858

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  18. 50

    Edith Rosenkranz

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  19. 55

    1987 Salt Lake City, 2002

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  20. 8
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  21. 22
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  22. 58

    Graeme Thorne

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  23. 51
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  24. 28

    Hans van de Kimmenade 1980 1999

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  25. 2

    Humberto Alvarez-Machain

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  27. 48

    1840 Morocco

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  28. 7

    James Brandon 1980 Iraq, 2004

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  29. 14

    James Lee Dozier

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  30. 10

    James Richard Cross

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  31. 15
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    Jeremiah Treanor

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  33. 6

    1905 1964

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  34. 13

    Laetitia Delhez

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  35. 46

    Larcena Pennington Page 1837 1860

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  36. 31

    1960 1978

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    Lesley Whittle 1957 1974

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  38. 26
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    Leszli Kálli

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  39. 60
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    Marcuse Treanor

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  40. 45
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    Marion Parker 1915 1927

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  41. 24

    1743 1758

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    Mindy Tran

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  43. 62

    1954 Italy

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  44. 27
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  45. 18

    Nina von Gallwitz

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  46. 40

    North Korean abductions of Japanese 1970s – 1980s

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  47. 41

    North Korean abductions of South Koreans Began in 1950

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  49. 34

    1922 1975

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  50. 32

    1921 1970

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