BIRTH(+)FACT(᙮)DEATH(-)

35th year  -  N° 198                 Thursday, 16 July 2020         Antwerpen		
Hope for Happiness
Serial killer
John Norman Collins
born as John Chapman
aka The Ypsilanti Killer


  • 9 July 1967 (-) beaten and stabbed to death Mary Fleszar in Ypsilanti, United States.

  • 1 July 1968 (-) raped and stabbed to death Joan Schell in Ann Arbor, United States.

  • 24 March 1969 (-) battered to death Maralynn Skelton in Ann Arbor, United States.

  • 16 April 1969 (-) raped, tortured and strangled Dawn Basom in Ann Arbor, United States.

  • 8 June 1969 (-) abducted, shot, raped and stabbed to death Alice Kalom in Ann Arbor, United States.

  • 30 June 1969 (-) raped, beaten and strangled Roxie Phillips in Salinas, United States.

  • 23 July 1969 (-) sexually assaulted, tortured and strangled Karen Beineman in Ypsilanti, United States.

  • 30 July 1969 (x) is arrested in Ann Arbor, United States.

  • 20 July 1970 (x) Start of the trial against Collins in Ann Arbor, United States.

  • 19 August 1970 (x) sentenced to life imprisonment with no possibility of parole in Ann Arbor, United States.


  • More info on Wikipedia