On March 17, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, John Wayne Gacy, Jr. was born to John Wayne Gacy, Sr. and Marion Elaine Robinson as the second of three children. Gacy was very close to his mother and sisters as a child, but had a very troubled relationship with his alcoholic father because he was abusive. He was struck in the head when he was 11, forming a blood clot that caused him to suffer blackouts beginning when he was 16. Other than the issues with his father and the blood clot, John Wayne Gacy lived a seemingly normal childhood. He attended four high schools in four years, eventually dropping out and moving to Las Vegas.
He had to undergo a double hernia surgery and came out acting like he was not himself. Around the age of fourteen was when Jeff started thinking of murder and when his parents were divorcing it was the breaking point for him to act on his thoughts and hurt other people rather than the road kill he would take. His first kill happened right after he graduated high
After Neil 's retirement announcement from NASA in 1971, he began teaching Aerospace Engineering at the University of Cincinnati. He did this for 8 years, and absolutely loved it. Neil later got remarried to Carol Held Knight in 1994, and settled down in Wapakoneta, Ohio (his childhood home town) and stayed quiet for most of his years following. Neil Armstrong during his retirement wasn 't super social... he stayed at home, and didn 't get out much.
Jeffrey Dahmer was a serial killer in the late 1900’s. He murdered seventeen young men and boys between the years of 1978 - 1991. He would kidnap them, take them back to his apartment, and murder them or rape them. Sometimes, he would murder them first and then rape them or he would rape them and then murder them. After one of his kills he would cut off their limbs and put them into trash bags and store them away.
Chikatilo would befriend his victims before luring them into nearby forest where he would attempt to rap ehis victims and use to knife to mutilate them. He would also cut out and eat the sexual organs and later began to remove the eyeballs because he believed his victims kept the picture of his face through his eyes even after death. Throughout the years, Chikatilo’s victims ranged from young girls to little boys. Chikatilo was arrested on November 20,1990 and confessed to killing fifty six people but only fifty three were recovered.(Andrei Chikatilo
Jeffrey Dahmer was an infamous serial killer and sex offender. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on May 21, 1960. Jeffrey Dahmer killed 17 men between 1978 and 1991. He was sentenced to 15 life terms, but was later murdered by an inmate in 1994. His murders included rape, dismemberment, necrophilia, and cannibalism.
Simmons first trial lasted six hours and he was convicted May 12, 1988. On May 16, 1988 the judge sentenced Simmons to death by “lethal injection” , plus 147 years. Simmons was found guilty of fourteen counts of murder in the deaths of his family. After questioning followed with some evidence Simmons lashed out at a man by the name of Bayum, punching him in the face, and struggling to get a deputy’s handgun. Simmons was dragged out of the courtroom in chains and on May 16, 1988 Simmons was sentenced to death by lethal injection, Simmons began to waive all his rights to appeal.
Ted Bundy is another famous sociopath. He was executed in 1989, but before his execution he admitted to killing at least 30 young women. “From birth Bundy was already in a category in which the FBI survey found 43 percent of sexual and serial killers: he had only one parent” (twisted minds). His early years were a little complicated because he kept changing his story. His mother left him in behind after he was born and he fell in love with a woman who left him as well.
He went around trying to cleanse the world of African Americans and Jews. He killed twelve black men who all had white girlfriends until he was caught. There have been many notorious serial killers throughout US history. One of the most well-known, is Jeffrey Dahmer. Jeffrey Dahmer was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1960.
Close to one of his last crimes, he left a disk behind and they found it and that’s what lead them to him, which was at his church. They later used his daughters DNA to track his and determined his DNA matched the other murders. The arrested him and he was charged with ten counts of first degree murder and sentenced to ten life sentences in a Kansas
Over 100 innocent people have been accused and executed over the years before death penalty was illegal. There are 8 ways to lead up to be in the position of the death penalty, the ways are treason, terrorism, espionage, drug trafficking, attempting to kill
The name of my serial killer is Edmund Kemper. He is also known as the “Co-ed Killer.” Biological Information Edmund Kemper was born on December 18, 1948. He is still alive today. Kemper was born in Burbank, California.
Edmund Kemper was a serial killer who was known for the murdering of his grandparents, his mother and her friend, and six female hitchhikers. During his childhood, there were many early signs of violence and criminality. Kemper was said to have a “dark fantasy life” and would often dream about killing his own mother when he was younger (Biography.com Editors). Furthermore, Kemper participated in the act of animal torturing at a very young age. When he was ten years old, Kemper “buried a pet cat alive; once it died, he dug it up, decapitated it and mounted its head on a spike”.