Colin Ireland

Birthday
16, 1954
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 21, 2012 (57)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
16, 1954
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 21, 2012 (57)

About

British serial killer who was sentenced to life in prison in December 1993 for the killing of five men in the London area.

Before Fame

He started frequenting the Coleherne pub, where he found many of his victims, while living in Southend.

Trivia

He was nicknamed "The Gay Slayer" by the media due to the fact that all of his victims were homosexual men.

Family Life

He was married to a woman and claimed to have only pretended to be gay to lure his victims.

Associated With

He and American serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer both used gay bars to search for potential victims.