Zodiac Killer

le tueur du Zodiaque, le Zodiaque, Zodiac killer

  Active for 16 years
(1962-1977) in United States

5

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

37

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  10. 2 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 16 Books About Zodiac Killer
  14. 5 External References
  15. Internal References

Zodiac Killer Targeted young couples. Remains unsolved but open in the California jurisdictions the 5 certain Zodiac murders occurred. Potentially 37 total victims claimed but unverified. The Zodiac Killer Case has many suggested suspects, one suggestion was in 2004, Steve Hodel says he found evidence located in a file known as the "Black Dahlia Files" tucked away at the Los Angeles District Attorneys Office. He was believed that this evidence directly pointed to his father George Hill Hodel Jr. as the possible identity of the Zodiac Killer.

Zodiac Killer Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Zodiac Killer (aka) le tueur du Zodiaque, le Zodiaque, Zodiac killer, was active for 16 years between 1962-1977, known to have ( 5 confirmed / 37 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States

In 1962 Zodiac Killer started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims.

Profile Completeness: 27%
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Zodiac Killer has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 1 year ago.

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Zodiac Killer
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Updated: 2018-12-14 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Zodiac Killer
Nickname: le tueur du Zodiaque, le Zodiaque, Zodiac killer
Victims: 5 - 37
Years Active: 1962 - 1977
Active Countries: United States
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Sexual Preference: N/A
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
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Birth Location: N/A
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
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Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Incarceration
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Convicted: N/A
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Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
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Death Information
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Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
2 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Zodiac Killer

The 2 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Zodiac Killer. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
1962
Zodiac Killer started his serial killing spree. #1962
1977
Zodiac Killer ended his serial killing spree. #1977
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Books that Mention Zodiac Killer

Book: Zodiac Unmasked (mentions serial killer Zodiac Killer)
Robert Graysmith
Zodiac Unmasked
Book: Zodiac Unmasked (mentions serial killer Zodiac Killer)
Robert Graysmith
Zodiac Unmasked
Book: One Day She'll Darken (mentions serial killer Zodiac Killer)
Fauna Hodel
One Day She'll Darken
Book: One Day She'll Darken (mentions serial killer Zodiac Killer)
Fauna Hodel
One Day She'll Darken
Book: The Zodiac Killer (mentions serial killer Zodiac Killer)
Brenda Haugen
The Zodiac Killer
Book: Sleep My Little Dead (mentions serial killer Zodiac Killer)
Kieran Crowley
Sleep My Little Dead
Book: The Case of the Zodiac Killer (mentions serial killer Zodiac Killer)
Diane Yancey
The Case of the Zodiac Killer
Book: Solving the Zodiac (mentions serial killer Zodiac Killer)
C. Symons
Solving the Zodiac

16 Books that mention Serial Killer
Zodiac Killer

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
144067812x Zodiac Unmasked 2
0425212734 Zodiac Unmasked 1
1631682474 One Day She'll Darken 1
1432710362 One Day She'll Darken 1
0756543576 The Zodiac Killer 1
1429903295 Sleep My Little Dead 2
1792669321 Serial Killers 4
1420500635 The Case of the Zodiac Ki... 1
1442130849 Solving the Zodiac 1
0007579810 The Most Dangerous Animal... 4
0982936303 The Zodiac Killer Cover-U... 1
1943842477 The Demon of the Southwes... 1
1483543269 My Meeting with the Zodia... 1
1483597865 Zodiac Code: Solved! Conf... 2
1534560866 The Zodiac Killer 1
1984035185 The Zodiac Killer 1

The Zodiac Killer or Zodiac was a serial killer who operated in Northern California from at least the late 1960s to the early 1970s. The killer's identity remains unknown. The Zodiac murdered victims in Benicia, Vallejo, Lake Berryessa, and San Francisco between December 1968 and October 1969.

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External References
  1. Q218148 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Dec 14, 2018.
  2. Zodiac Killer on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Dec 14, 2018.
  3. Zodiac Killer on www.biography.com, Retrieved on Dec 14, 2018.
  4. The Zodiac Killer on www.alcatrazeast.com, Retrieved on Jan 10, 2019.
  5. FBI The Zodiac Killer on vault.fbi.gov, Retrieved on Mar 23, 2019.
Internal References

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

  1. #92 of 651[ Page 7 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  2. #207 of 327[ Page 14 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  3. #311 of 651[ Page 21 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  4. #417 of 651[ Page 28 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #617 of 651[ Page 42 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
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