Andrei Chikatilo

Birthday
16, 1936
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Feb 14, 1994 (57)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
16, 1936
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Feb 14, 1994 (57)

About

Serial killer and rapist responsible for at least fifty-three murders in the Soviet Union. He killed his victims -- all women and children -- during the late 1970s, 1980s, and early 1990s.

Before Fame

He was an excellent student who, at the age of fourteen, began editing his school's newspaper.

Trivia

He confessed to fifty-six murders, although he was only held accountable for fifty-three of them.

Family Life

His marriage to Feodosia Odnacheva produced a son and a daughter.

Associated With

The film Evilenko, starring Malcolm McDowell, was based on Chikatilo's murders.