BIRTH(+)FACT(᙮)DEATH(-)

34th year  -  N° 324                 Wednesday, 20 November 2019         Antwerpen		
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Serial killer
John Reginald Halliday Christie
aka The Strangler of 10 Rillington Place


  • 8 April 1898 (+) is born in Halifax, United Kingdom.

  • 10 May 1920 (x) marries Ethel Simpson in Halifax, United Kingdom.

  • 12 April 1921 (x) is sentenced to 3 months imprisonment for stealing postal orders in Halifax, United Kingdom.

  • 22 September 1924 (x) is sentenced to 3 and 6 months imprisonment for larceny in London, United Kingdom.

  • 17 May 1927 (x) is sentenced to 6 months imprisonment for malicious wounding in London, United Kingdom.

  • 21 August 1943 (-) strangled Ruth Fuerst in London, United Kingdom.

  • 7 October 1944 (-) strangled Muriel Eady in London, United Kingdom.

  • 8 November 1949 (-) gassed and strangled Beryl Evans in London, United Kingdom.

  • 3 August 1950 (x) The house of Christie is sold to Mr. Charles Brown, a Jamaican who wanted to turn it into a lodging house for fellow-countrymen in London, United Kingdom.

  • 14 December 1952 (-) gassed and strangled Ethel Simpson in London, United Kingdom.

  • 2 January 1953 (-) raped and strangled Kathleen Maloney in London, United Kingdom.

  • 19 January 1953 (-) strangled and raped Rita Nelson in London, United Kingdom.

  • 3 March 1953 (-) strangled and raped Hectorina MacLennan in London, United Kingdom.

  • 24 March 1953 (x) Seven female bodies are discovered behind a plastered door in the house of Christie by the new tenant, Beresford Brown in London, United Kingdom.

  • 31 March 1953 (x) is arrested, posing as John Waddington in London, United Kingdom.

  • 18 May 1953 (x) The body of Beryl Evans is exhumed to establish wether Christie had indeed murdered her, in London, United Kingdom.

  • 22 June 1953 (x) Start of the trial against Christie in London, United Kingdom.

  • 15 July 1953 (-) is executed by hanging in London, United Kingdom.


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