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Infamous British Serial Killers  

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Every famous British serial killer is listed here by their number of murders. Famous English serial killers - and some foreign-born - top this list of infamous killers in the UK. Shocking murders, infamous crimes, famous victims - these stories of serial killers in England have it all. These British murderers have many victims to their name and have done monstrous crimes that are even hard to imagine.

Who are the most famous British serial killers? One of the most famous - a London serial killer - went by the name of Jack the Ripper and his identify has never been solved. This list features British murderers from the 20th century and years prior. If you're interested in more on serial killers, check out the most famous American serial killers, the most notable female serial killers, and art imitating life with the greatest fictional serial killers.
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AKA "Angel of Death"; paediatric nurse who killed four babies and wounded nine others; sentenced to life imprisonment in 1991

Beverley Gail Allitt is an English serial killer who was convicted of murdering four children, attempting to murder three other children, and causing grievous bodily harm to a further six children. The crimes were committed over a period of 59 days between February and April 1991 in the children's ward at Grantham and Kesteven Hospital, Lincolnshire, where Allitt was employed as a State Enrolled Nurse. She administered large doses of insulin to at least two victims and a large air bubble was found in the body of another, but police were unable to establish how all the attacks were carried out. In May 1993, at Nottingham Crown Court, she received 13 life sentences for the crimes. Mr. Justice ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 50

Birthplace: England

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Leslie Bailey is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Infamous British Serial Killers
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known to have killed at least three young boys near London in the 1980s

Age: Dec. at 40 (1953-1993)

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Robert Black is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Infamous British Serial Killers
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Scottish schoolgirl killer; convicted of three murders, suspected of far more killings

Robert Black is a Scottish serial killer convicted of the kidnapping and murder of four girls between the ages of 5 and 11 between 1981 and 1986 in the United Kingdom. He was convicted of sexually assaulting one of the girls and of raping the other three. Black was also convicted of the kidnapping of a fifth girl and the attempted kidnapping of a sixth. Black is also suspected of unsolved child murders in the UK dating back to 1969 and others in the 1970s throughout Europe. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 71

Birthplace: Grangemouth, United Kingdom

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Ian Brady is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Infamous British Serial Killers
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AKA "Moors Murderers"

Murdered five kids, aged btw 10 and 17, then buried them in Saddleworth Moor

Age: 81

Birthplace: Glasgow, United Kingdom

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