List of famous people who were executed by electric chair, including photos, birthdates, professions, and other information. These celebrities who were executed by electric chair are listed alphabetically and include the famous electric chair victims’ hometown and biographical info about them when available.
You can rank all of these people, from Ted Bundy, Gerald Stano, to Chester Gillette.These notable electric chair executions include modern and long-gone famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has executed by electric chair as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death.
Theodore Robert "Ted" Bundy was an American serial killer, kidnapper, rapist, and necrophile who assaulted and murdered numerous young women and girls during the 1970s and possibly earlier. Shortly before his execution, after more than a decade of denials, he confessed to 30 homicides committed in seven states between 1974 and 1978. The true victim count remains unknown, and could be much higher. Bundy was regarded as handsome and charismatic by his young female victims, traits he exploited to win their trust. He typically approached them in public places, feigning injury or disability, or impersonating an authority figure, before overpowering and assaulting them at more secluded locations. ...more
Age: Died at 43 (1946-1989)
Birthplace: Burlington, Vermont, United States of Americasee more on Ted Bundy
Hamilton Howard "Albert" Fish was an American serial killer. He was also known as the Gray Man, the Werewolf of Wysteria, the Brooklyn Vampire, the Moon Maniac, and The Boogey Man. A child rapist and cannibal, he boasted that he "had children in every state", and at one time stated the number was about 100. However, it is not known whether he was talking about rapes or cannibalization, less still whether he was telling the truth. He was a suspect in at least five murders during his lifetime. Fish confessed to three murders that police were able to trace to a known homicide, and he confessed to stabbing at least two other people. He was put on trial for the kidnapping and murder of Grace ...more
Age: Died at 66 (1870-1936)
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States of America
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Gerald Eugene Stano was an American convicted serial killer. He killed at least 22 women; he confessed killing 41. ...more
Age: Died at 47 (1951-1998)
Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, United States of Americasee more on Gerald Stano
Raymond Martinez Fernandez and Martha Jule Beck were an American serial killer couple. They are believed to have killed as many as 20 women during their murderous spree between 1947 and 1949. After their arrest and trial for serial murder in 1949, they became known as "The Lonely Hearts Killers" for meeting their unsuspecting victims through lonely hearts ads. A number of films and television shows are based on this case. ...more
Age: Died at 37 (1914-1951)
Birthplace: Hawaii, United States of Americasee more on Raymond Fernandez and Martha Beck