BIRTH(+)FACT(᙮)DEATH(-)

36th year  -  N° 56                 Thursday, 25 February 2021         Antwerpen		
Through the Night Softly
Serial killer
Joseph Vacher
aka L’Eventreur du Sud-Est


  • 16 November 1869 (+) is born in Beaufort, France.

  • 29 September 1890 (-) raped, strangled and mutilated Olympe Buisson in Varacieux, France.

  • 19 May 1894 (-) raped and strangled Eugénie Delomme in Beaurepaire, France.

  • 20 November 1894 (-) murdered Louise Marcel in Vidauban, France.

  • 12 May 1895 (-) strangled and disemboweled Adèle Mortureux in Étaules, France.

  • 24 August 1895 (-) killed and raped Dame Morand in Saint-Ours, France.

  • 31 August 1895 (-) found mutilated and stabbed to death Victor Portalier in Bénonces, France.

  • 6 September 1895 (-) raped and strangled Francine Rouvray in Autun, France.

  • 22 September 1895 (-) stabbed to death and mutilated Aline Alaise in Truinas, France.

  • 29 September 1895 (-) strangled and raped Pierre Massot-Pelé in Saint-Étienne-de-Boulogne, France.

  • 10 September 1896 (-) killed Marie Moussier-Lorut in Busset, France.

  • 1 October 1896 (-) stabbed to death Rosine Rodier in Varennes-Saint-Honorat, France.

  • 23 February 1897 (-) beaten to death Celestin Gautrais in Lacaune, France.

  • 27 May 1897 (-) strangled Claudius Beaupied in Tassin-la-Demi-Lune, France.

  • 18 June 1897 (-) killed and raped Jean-Pierre Laurent in Courzieu-la-Giraudière, France.

  • 4 August 1897 (x) is arrested after an attempt to kill a woman in Tournon-sur-Rhône, France.

  • 26 October 1898 (x) Start of the trial against Vacher in Bourg-en-Bresse, France.

  • 28 October 1898 (x) is sentenced to death in Bourg-en-Bresse, France.

  • 31 December 1898 (-) is executed by the Guillotine in Bourg-en-Bresse, France.


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