List of the notable or famous serial killers who are citizens of Ukraine, with photos, including famous serial killers born in Ukraine and even some serial killers who immigrated to Ukraine. Serial killers are among the most prominent in their field and data about the serial killers from Ukraine is included when available. This list can help answer the question "who are the most famous serial killers from Ukraine?" This list has a variety of people, like Alexander Tchayka and Vladislav Volkovich, in it.
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Alexander Tchayka is a Ukrainian spree killer responsible for the murders of four women in Moscow between January 31, 1994 and February 16, 1994. In 1989, Tchayka was arrested and convicted for raping a young girl. He was released in 1991 for 'excellent behavior'. On January 30, 1994 18-year-old Tchayka committed his first murder when he stabbed a young woman 21 times. Only the victim's son could identify his mother. The second victim was on February 7, 1994. Tchayka stabbed her eight times with a knife and stole her handbag and gold ring. On February 9, 1994 Tchayka stabbed a fifty-year-old woman and stole her gold ring. On February 16, 1994 Tchayka murdered his last victim. After the four ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Sumy, Ukrainesee more on Alexander Tchayka
Anatoly Yuriyovych Onoprienko was a Ukrainian serial killer and mass murderer. He is also known by the nicknames "The Beast of Ukraine", "The Terminator", and "Citizen O". After police arrested the 37-year-old former forestry student on April 16, 1996, Onoprienko confessed to killing 52 people. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Died at 54 (1959-2013)
Birthplace: Zhytomyr, Ukrainesee more on Anatoly Onoprienko
Andrei Romanovich Chikatilo was a Soviet serial killer, nicknamed the Butcher of Rostov, the Red Ripper, and the Rostov Ripper, who committed the sexual assault, murder and mutilation of a minimum of 52 women and children between 1978 and 1990 in the Russian SFSR, the Ukrainian SSR and the Uzbek SSR. Chikatilo confessed to a total of 56 murders and was tried for 53 of these killings in April 1992. He was convicted and sentenced to death for 52 of these murders in October 1992 and subsequently executed in February 1994. Chikatilo was known by such titles as the Rostov Ripper and the Butcher of Rostov because the majority of his murders were committed in the Rostov Oblast of the Russian SFSR. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Died at 58 (1936-1994)
Birthplace: Sumy Oblast, Ukrainesee more on Andrei Chikatilo