H. H. Holmes

Serial Killer H. H. Holmes

Full Name: Herman Webster Mudgett
Profession: Serial Killer

United States of America

Why Famous: America's first serial killer

Born: May 16, 1861
Birthplace: Gilmanton, New Hampshire, USA
Star Sign: Taurus

Died: May 7, 1896 (aged 34)
Cause of Death: Executed by hanging

Historical Events in the Life of H. H. Holmes

  • 1894-11-17 Serial killer H. H. Holmes is arrested in Boston after being tracked there from Philadelphia by the Pinkertons

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