BIRTH(+)FACT(᙮)DEATH(-)

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Serial killer
Henry Howard Holmes
born as Herman Webster Mudgett
aka The Torture Doctor


  • 16 May 1861 (+) is born in Gilmantown, United States.

  • 4 July 1878 (x) marries Clara A. Lovering in Alton, United States.

  • 28 January 1887 (x) marries Myrta Z. BelknapĀ while he was still married to Clara Lovering in Minneapolis, United States.

  • 25 December 1891 (-) murdered Julia Connor in Chicago, United States.

  • 7 December 1892 (-) suffocated Emeline Cigrand in Chicago, United States.

  • 5 July 1893 (-) murdered Minnie Williams in Chicago, United States.

  • 9 January 1894 (x) marries Georgiana Yoke posing as Henry Mansfield Howard in Denver, United States.

  • 4 September 1894 (-) murdered Benjamin Pitezel in Philadelphia, United States.

  • 10 October 1894 (-) strangled Howard Pitezel in Indianapolis, United States.

  • 28 October 1895 (x) Start of the trial against Holmes for the murder of the Pitezel children in the Court of Oyer and Terminer in Philadelphia, United States.

  • 7 May 1896 (-) is executed by hanging in Philadelphia, United States.


  • More info on Wikipedia