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Velupillai Prabhakaran

Velupillai Prabhakaran About Founder and leader of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, a militant organization whose goal was to create an independent Tamil state in the north and east of Sri Lanka. Other Informations He was born to Thiruvenkadam Velupillai and Vallipuram Parvathy in Velvettithurai and witnessed what he considered discrimination against Tamil people …

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Lester Joseph Gillis

Lester Joseph Gillis About Known as ‘Baby Face Nelson,’ he was a murderer and bank robber during the 1930’s. Other Informations He was first arrested when he was 12 after accidentally shooting a child. He was portrayed by Stephen Graham in the film ‘Public Enemies’ starring Johnny Depp. He was married to Helen Gillis. He …

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Richard Speck

Richard Speck About Mass murderer who killed eight Chicago student nurses on July 14, 1966. After having his death sentence overturned, he died in prison of a heart attack. Other Informations He lived at over ten addresses in various poor neighborhoods while growing up with his mother and alcoholic stepfather. He received a death sentence …

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Odilo Globocnik

Odilo Globocnik About An Austrian Nazi officer who was a leader in the SS and the Lead Administrator of Operation Reinhard. Other Informations He became a member of many pre-Nazi Carinthian paramilitary organizations in 1922. He was involved with the creation of the first concentration camps, including Belzec. He was born in the Imperial Free …

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Hermann Fegelein

Hermann Fegelein About German general of the Waffen-SS during the time of Nazi Germany who ordered the death of more than seventeen thousand civilians. Other Informations He worked at his father’s equestrian school and studied for two terms at Munich University. He was shot on charges of desertion just two days before Hitler’s suicide. He …

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Oswald Pohl

Oswald Pohl About Roman Catholic Nazi operative and official who, after being found guilty of genocide and sentenced to death by hanging, died in Landsberg Prison in Landsberg am Lech. Other Informations As the business administrator or the concentration camp system employed by the Nazis, he earned the rank of Obergruppenfuher. His charges include crimes …

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Pablo Escobar

Pablo Escobar About Infamous Colombian drug trafficker who was one of the most powerful criminals of his time. Other Informations He began his criminal career by stealing cars. His drug empire was worth more than $3 Billion. He had two children, Juan Pablo and¬†Manuela, with his wife Maria Victoria Henao.¬† He ordered the assassination of …

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Jake Guzik

Jake Guzik About Criminal who specialized in political bribes in early 20th-century Chicago. Other Informations He immigrated from Poland and began partaking in petty crimes in America. His life was integrated into the HBO series Boardwalk Empire. He was married to Rose Lipschultz. He was a trusted associated of Al Capone .

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Jonathan James

Jonathan James About American hacker who was the first juvenile to be convicted of a cybercrime in the United States. He was only 15 when he hacked into a computer system belonging to the US Department of Defense. Other Informations He first committed intrusions in the systems of companies like BellSouth and the Miami-Dade school. …

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Richard Cottingham

Richard Cottingham About Known as The Torso Killer for often leaving behind nothing but the torsos of his victims. Other Informations He was born in New Jersey and was known to abuse his wife. He was convicted of killing 6 people but claims to have killed as many as 100. His wife filed for divorce …

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Heriberto Seda

Heriberto Seda About The Copycat Zodiac Killer who terrorized New York in the early 1990s. Other Informations He was unemployed and deeply religious. He wrote letters to police and attempted to murder one person for each Zodiac sign, killing 3 and wounding 5. He was not married when he was convicted. He was obsessed with …

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Jim Jones

Jim Jones About Infamous as the leader of the Peoples Temple cult, he orchestrated the 1978 Jonestown, Guyana murder/suicide of close to 1,000 members of the organization (including more than 200 children). Jones died from what was likely a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Other Informations Before founding the Peoples Temple, he was involved with the Communist …