People are often fascinated with the final words of famous serial killers, perhaps because they are hoping it will shed some light on their actions. However, not all of the last words of convicted killers are filled with meaning. Below you'll see some of the strangest last words of serial killers who have been executed, as well as - unsurprisingly - some really creepy last words.
Ted Bundy simply shared loved for his family with his last words, while Jeffrey Dahmer was ambivalent. The final words of death row inmate Peter Kurten were gruesome and creepy. Carl Panzram made fun of how long the process was taking the guards. The infamous clown killer, John Wayne Gacy, used his last words to tell everyone off.
What are the last words of some of the most famous serial slayers? The last words on this list come from the mouths of some of the most heinous, dangerous people in human history.
"How's this for a headline? 'French Fries.'" (August 10, 1966)
- Age: Dec. at 30 (1936-1966)
"Yes, hurry it up, you Hoosier bastard! I could kill a dozen men while you're screwing around!" (September 5, 1930)
- Age: Dec. at 38 (1891-1930)
"After my head has been chopped off, will I still be able to hear, at least for a moment, the sound of my own blood gushing from the stump of my neck? That would be the pleasure to end all pleasures." (July 2, 1931)
Peter Kurten, AKA "The Vampire of Dusseldorf," drank the blood of at least one person.
- Age: Dec. at 47 (1883-1931)
"Kiss my *ss." (May 10, 1994)
- Age: Dec. at 51 (1942-1994)