Earle Nelson

Birthday
12, 1897
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Jan 13, 1928 (30)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
12, 1897
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Jan 13, 1928 (30)

About

Known as The Gorilla Killer, murdered at least 22 people, most of whom were landladies, in several states.

Before Fame

He spent time in mental institutions.

Trivia

He strangled almost all of his victims and engaged in necrophilia.

Family Life

He married a schoolteacher that went on to have a mental breakdown when discovering his sexual perversions and obsessive jealousy.

Associated With

He had sex with his victims' corpses, as did serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer.