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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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    Sabrina Aisenberg

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    Humberto Alvarez-Machain

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    1987 Mathews County, 2005

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    1905 1964

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    James Brandon 1980 Iraq, 2004

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    Danielle Erica Cramer

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    James Richard Cross

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    1983 1996

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    Laetitia Delhez

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    James Lee Dozier

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    Arjan Erkel 1970 Chechnya, 2002

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    Nina von Gallwitz

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    Sergio Medina Gomez 2007

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    Robert (Bobby) Cosgrove Greenlease Jr. Kansas City, 1953

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    1911 San Jose

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    Shawn Hornbeck

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    1743 1758

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    Rolandito Salas Jusino

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    Leszli Kálli

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    Hans van de Kimmenade 1980 1999

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    Polly Klaas 1981 1993

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    1960 1978

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    1921 1970

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    Carrie Lawson

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    1922 1975

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    Disappearance of Madeleine McCann Praia de Luz

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    Claudia Melchers 1969 The Netherlands, 2005

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    1916 1978

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    Edgardo Mortara 1851 1858

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    1989 Greek island, 1991

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    North Korean abductions of Japanese 1970s – 1980s

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    North Korean abductions of South Koreans Began in 1950

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    Prince Pedro Thiago of Orléans-Braganza 1979 1992

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    Walter Palmers

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    Fort Parker, 1836

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    Marion Parker 1915 1927

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    Larcena Pennington Page 1837 1860

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    Cromwell Varley

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    1840 Morocco

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    Rahul

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    Edith Rosenkranz

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