Mary Bell was born on 26 May 1957, as the first child of Betty, a 17-year-old prostitute, who on her birth reportedly requested the attending physicians to ...
Born as Elizabeth Diane Frederickson Downs on 7 August 1955, in Phoenix, Arizona, Diane Downs was the oldest of the four children of Wesley Linden.
Born in Tenterfield, New South Wales on the 24th October 1955, Katherine Mary Knight was the first Australian woman to be sentenced to life imprisonment wit ...
Griselda Blanco Restrepo, the notorious drug trafficker, was born on 15 February 1943, in Cartagena, on the north coast of Colombia. Apart from nicknamed as ...
Myra Hindley was born on 23 July 1942, in Crumpsall and raised in Gorton, which was a working class area at that time. Her parents, Nellie and Bob Hindley, ...
The world became aware about Vera Renczi, a stunningly beautiful Romanian woman, when her story was first published in the USA in May 1925.
Born on 13 November 1967 to Richard Strickland, an electronic executive and Claudia, a part-time teacher, Kristen Heather Strickland was the older of the tw ...
Ilse Koch was a devil woman and was rightly nicknamed ‘The Bitch of Buchenwald’ for her barbarism and sadism. Born as Ilse Kohler in Dresden on 22 09 1906
Antonina Makarova became a Tonka-machine gun shooter, an executioner with an official salary in 30 marks. After completing her studies, she moved to Moscow.
Born in August 1982 in St Albans, Hertfordshire, Joanna Dennehy is one of the only three women in English criminal history to be sentenced to life imprisonment.
Beverley Gail Allitt, dubbed the ‘Angel of Death’, was born on 4 October 1968 and grew up in the village of Corby Glen, with her two sisters and a brother.
Born on 29/02/1956, to teenage parents in Rochester, Aileen ‘Lee’ Carol Wuornos is considered as one of the most well-known female serial killers in America ...