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List of Famous Kidnappings People
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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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    Mathews County, 2005

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    Died at 82 (1919-2001) 1989

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    Died at 97 (1905-2002) 1964

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    James Brandon age 34 Iraq, 2004

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    Died at 38 (1947-1985) 1985

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    Danielle Erica Cramer

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    James Richard Cross

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    age 31 1996

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    Laetitia Delhez

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    James Lee Dozier

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    Arjan Erkel age 44 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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    Died at 22 (1911-1933) San Jose

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    Died at 56 (1931-1987) 1987

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    Shawn Hornbeck

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    Died at 90 (1743-1833) 1758

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    Rolandito Salas Jusino

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    Leszli Kálli

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    age 26 1998

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    Hans van de Kimmenade age 34 1999

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    Polly Klaas Died at 12 (1981-1993) 1993

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    age 64

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    Died at 18 (1960-1978) 1978

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    Died at 49 (1921-1970) 1970

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    Carrie Lawson

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    Died at 65 (1922-1987) 1975

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    Disappearance of Madeleine McCann Praia de Luz

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    Claudia Melchers age 45 The Netherlands, 2005

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    Died at 62 (1916-1978) 1978

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    Edgardo Mortara Died at 89 (1851-1940) 1858

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    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 age 35 1992

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    Walter Palmers

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    Fort Parker, 1836

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    Marion Parker Died at 12 (1915-1927) 1927

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    Larcena Pennington Page Died at 76 (1837-1913) 1860

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    Cromwell Varley

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    Died at 85 (1840-1925) Morocco

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    Rahul

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    Edith Rosenkranz

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