Aleksandr Rubel


  Active for 2 years
(1997-1998) in Estonia




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  5. Characteristics
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  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 7 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 4 Books About Aleksandr Rubel
  14. 4 External References
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Aleksandr Rubel (Alexander Andreevich Rubel) an Estonian serial killer of Ukrainian nationality known as the Benzomaniac. Rubel is convicted of six murders in Tallinn, Estonia. He was intoxicated on gasoline vapour during his murders, one of which his father was an accomplice. All six victims were stabbed, one was strangled one stoned and another hit with an axe. Rubel was taken in to custody as a juvenile on June 8th 1998, sentenced as a minor to the maximum punishment allowed by law, eight years imprisonment. On June 8th 2006, Rubel was released from the Tartu prison. He is rumored to be living in Kharkov, Ukraine.

Aleksandr Rubel Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Aleksandr Rubel (aka) Benzomaniac, was active for 2 years between 1997-1998, known to have ( 6 confirmed / 7 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Estonia

Aleksandr Rubel was born on December 25th 1980 in Ukraine. He was raised by both parents. His father, Andrei Rubel.

Prior to his spree he had commited crimes. He was known to abuse drugs.

In 1997 (Age 16/17) Aleksandr Rubel started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to strangle, mutilate, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at both his home and the home of the victim. At the time of his crimes he was living with parents in Tallinn, Estonia, later alone in Kopli, Tallinn, Estonia, where he was known to work as a serial killer.

He was arrested on June 8th 1998 (Age 17), sentenced to eight years in prison at Tartu Prison in Tartu, Estonia. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.

Profile Completeness: 76%
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Aleksandr Rubel has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 5 years ago.

Aleksandr Rubel a known:

Aleksandr Rubel
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-01-15 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Aleksandr Rubel
Nickname: Benzomaniac
Victims: 6 - 7
Years Active: 1997 - 1998
Ages Active: 16/17 - 17/18
Active Countries: Estonia
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span: 1980 -     
Gender: Male
Sexual Preference: N/A
Astrological Sign: Capricorn
Dec 22 - Jan 20
Birth Month: December
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: parents in Tallinn, Estonia, later alone in Kopli, Tallinn, Estonia
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Dec 25, 1980
Given Name: Aleksandr
Birth Location: Ukraine
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: both parents
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: Andrei Rubel

Cognitive Ability
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Arrested: Jun 8, 1998 (Age 17)
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: eight years in prison
Prison Location: Tartu Prison in Tartu, Estonia
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: FALSE
Previous Prison: FALSE

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: FALSE
Suicide: N/A
7 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Aleksandr Rubel

The 7 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Aleksandr Rubel. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Dec 25 1980Aleksandr Rubel was born in Ukraine.  #19801225
(Age 16/17)
Aleksandr Rubel started his serial killing spree. #1997
(Age 17/18)
Aleksandr Rubel ended his serial killing spree. #1998
Jun 08 1998
(Age 17)
Aleksandr Rubel arrested. #19980608
Dec 25 2000
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
Dec 25 2010
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
Dec 25 2020
(Age 40)
40th Birthday

Serial Killers By Active Year

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Serial Killer
Boolean Questions:
drug abuse TRUE 226
previous crimes TRUE 367
kill at killers home TRUE 320
kill at victims home TRUE 323
used weapon TRUE 453
strangle TRUE 443
mutilated TRUE 447
living with children FALSE 268
killed in prison FALSE 218
physically defect FALSE 300
speach defect FALSE 300
head injury FALSE 299
alcohol abuse FALSE 226
psychologist FALSE 258
forensic hospital FALSE 257
previous jail FALSE 352
previous prision FALSE 336
previous killed FALSE 208
used gun FALSE 451
rape FALSE 453
torture FALSE 426
stalk FALSE 418
blindfold FALSE 363
bound FALSE 406
sex with body FALSE 430
ate part of body FALSE 451
drank blood FALSE 442
posed body FALSE 365
totem body part FALSE 365
totem personal item FALSE 354
robbed FALSE 418

Books that Mention Aleksandr Rubel

Book: Serial Killer Stranglers (mentions serial killer Aleksandr Rubel)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Stranglers
Book: Ukraine and Russia (mentions serial killer Aleksandr Rubel)
Serhii Plokhy
Ukraine and Russia
Book: Lilah (mentions serial killer Aleksandr Rubel)
Leena Klammer
Book: The Glencaple Murder's (mentions serial killer Aleksandr Rubel)
Paul Weightman
The Glencaple Murder's

4 Books that mention Serial Killer
Aleksandr Rubel

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630600 Serial Killer Stranglers 164
0802093272 Ukraine and Russia 1
1329432002 Lilah 1
1291006168 The Glencaple Murder's 61

Aleksandr Andreevich Rubel (born 25 December 1980) is an Ukrainian-born Estonian serial killer convicted of six murders in Tallinn, Estonia. Sentenced as a minor to the maximum punishment allowed by law (eight years of imprisonment), he was released from Tartu Prison on 8 June 2006. Now, Rubel lives in Kharkov, Ukraine.

External References
  1. Aleksandr Rubel on, Retrieved on Sep 19, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Aleksandr RUBEL on, Retrieved on Sep 19, 2018.
  3. Рубель, Александр Андреевич on, Retrieved on Sep 19, 2018.
  4. Q3739445 on, Retrieved on Oct 9, 2018.
Internal References

Aleksandr Rubel is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #1 of 2[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in Estonia
  2. #18 of 45[ Page 2 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in December
  3. #30 of 55[ Page 2 ] of Capricorn Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #133 of 250[ Page 9 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #264 of 651[ Page 18 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  6. #316 of 651[ Page 22 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #488 of 651[ Page 33 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  8. #514 of 651[ Page 35 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Aleksandr Rubel is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Age of Serial Killer by Date, Killers By Astrological Sign, Killers By Birth Month, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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