"Andrei Chikatilo was a Ukrainian serial killer, nicknamed the Butcher of Rostov and ‘The Red Ripper.’ He was convicted of the murder of 53 women and children between 1978 and 1990." He achieved sexual gratification through stabbing and sometimes eating breasts and privates of women. He later confessed in more than 150 murders.
Robert ‘Ted’ Bundy born on November 24, 1946 is one of the most infamous serial killers in U.S. history. "Bundy raped and murdered scores of young women across the United States between 1974 and 1978. After more than a decade of vigorous denials, Bundy eventually confessed to 30 murders."
Richard Trenton Chase was an American serial killer born on May 23, 1950. "He killed six people in the span of a month in California. He earned the nickname The Vampire of Sacramento due to his drinking of his victims’ blood and his cannibalism.
"Albert Fish born in 1870 also known as the Gray Man, the Werewolf of Wysteria and possibly the Brooklyn Vampire, boasted that he molested over 100 children, and was a suspect in at least five killings." He confessed to three murders .
"Jeffrey Dahmer murdered at least 17 men and boys between 1978 and 1991. His murders were particularly gruesome, involving acts of forced sodomy, necrophilia, dismemberment, and cannibalism."
"Joachim Kroll, Born in 1933 was a German serial killer and cannibal. He was known as the Ruhr Cannibal (Ruhrkannibale), and the Duisburg Man-Eater (Duisburger Menschenfresser). He was convicted of eight murders but confessed to a total of 13."
Dennis Rader was an American serial killer who murdered at least 10 people in Sedgwick County, Kansas, between 1974 and 1991.
John George Haigh born on July 24, 1909 was a serial killer in England during the 1940s, and was known as the “Acid Bath Murderer”. "He was convicted of the murders of six people, although he claimed to have killed a total of nine, dissolving their bodies in sulphuric acid before forging papers in order to sell their possessions and collect substantial sums of money."
Javed Iqbal Mughal born in 1956 was a serial killer from Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. "He claimed he killed 100 boys during an 18 month period. He had been arrested in June 1998 for sexually abusing 2 boys for money. He went off on bail, and began murdering boys shortly afterwards. Iqbal found boys on the street, charmed them into his confidence, and then drugged, raped, and strangled them. He then cut the body into pieces and put them in a vat filled with hydrochloric acid. Once all of the remains were liquified, he dumped them."
Gilles de Rais was born in 1404 in France. "He lured children, mainly young boys who were blond haired and blue eyed, to his residences, and raped, tortured and mutilated them, often ejaculating, perhaps via masturbation, over the dying victim. murders is generally placed between 80 and 200."