Known as the Sunday Morning Slasher, brutally killing women by strangulation, stabbing, bludgeoning, and drowning.
He received a football scholarship to Lane College in Tennessee, but was expelled after being accused of stalking and assaulting women.
His crimes were not thought to be sexually motivated, making DNA testing difficult.
He was twice married and twice divorced, and had one child.
He shares the same zodiac sign as actor Charlie Sheen.