BIRTH(+)FACT(᙮)DEATH(-)

32nd year  -  N° 350                 Saturday, 16 December 2017         Antwerpen		
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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 at the age of 17 in Alton, United States.

  • 28 January 1887 (x) marries Myrta Z. BelknapĀ while he was still married to Clara Lovering at the age of 26 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 at the age of 33 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 at the age of 34 in Philadelphia, United States.

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


  • More info on Wikipedia