Arthur Shawcross

Birthday
6, 1945
Birthplace
Maine
Death Date
Nov 10, 2008 (63)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
6, 1945
Birthplace
Maine
Death Date
Nov 10, 2008 (63)

About

Known as the Genesee River Killer and the Rochester Strangler for murdering 11 women in and around Rochester, NY.

Before Fame

He was drafted into the Army at age 21, and did a tour of duty in Vietnam.

Trivia

He killed the 11 women in New York while on parole following 14 years in prison for killing two children.

Family Life

He was married three times, and had a son with his first wife.

Associated With

He enjoyed starting fires, like the serial arsonist John Orr.