Akira Nishiguchi a Japanese serial killer and fraudster known as the Black Gold Medalist. Nishiguchi murdered two people while engaging in confidence scams and killed three others while on the run from justice. Hanged in 1970.
Serial Killer Akira Nishiguchi (aka) the Black Gold Medalist, was active for 1 year in 1963, known to have ( 5 confirmed / 5 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: Japan
Akira Nishiguchi was born on December 14th 1925 in Ōsaka, city in Japan.
Nishiguchi a male citizen of Japan.
He was arrested on January 3rd 1964 (Age 38), sentenced to death by hanging at a prison in Japan. Nishiguchi was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime. Akira Nishiguchi was executed on December 11th 1970 (Age 44).
Akira Nishiguchi died on December 11th 1970 (Age 44), cause of death: capital punishment, executed by hanging at Tokyo, capital of Japan and one of 47 prefectures of Japan.
Akira Nishiguchi has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 1 year ago.
|Nickname:||the Black Gold Medalist|
|Victims:||5 - 5|
|Years Active:||1963 - 1963|
|Ages Active:||37/38 - 37/38|
|Life Span:||1925 - 1970|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♐ Sagittarius |
Nov 22 - Dec 22
|D.O.B.:||Dec 14, 1925|
|Birth Location:||Ōsaka, city in Japan|
|Arrested:||Jan 3, 1964 (Age 38)|
|Sentence:||death by hanging|
|Prison Location:||a prison in Japan|
|Executed:||Dec 11, 1970 (Age 44)|
|Death Date:||Dec 11, 1970 (Age 44)|
|Manner of Death:||capital punishment|
|Cause of Death:||executed by hanging|
|Death Location:||Tokyo, capital of Japan and one of 47 prefectures of Japan|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 8 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Akira Nishiguchi. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Dec 14 1925||Akira Nishiguchi was born in Ōsaka, city in Japan. #19251214|
|Dec 14 1945|
|Dec 14 1955|
|Akira Nishiguchi started his serial killing spree. #1963|
|Akira Nishiguchi ended his serial killing spree. #1963|
|Jan 03 1964|
|Akira Nishiguchi arrested. #19640103|
|Dec 14 1965|
|Dec 11 1970|
|Akira Nishiguchiwas executed.cause of death:capital punishment,executed by hangingat Tokyo, capital of Japan and one of 47 prefectures of Japan. #19701211|
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|184243408x||Asian Horror||Andy Richards||Akira Nishiguchi||1|
|1490293949||Film History, An Introduc...||CTI Reviews||Akira Nishiguchi||1|
|1291006168||The Glencaple Murder's||Paul Weightman|| 61 Total Including |
Akira Nishiguchi (西口 彰, Nishiguchi Akira, December 14, 1925 – December 11, 1970) was a Japanese serial killer and fraudster. While engaging in confidence scams, he murdered two people, was put on the most wanted list, and killed three others while escaping. The police also regretted that they didn't find Nishiguchi, who was found by an 11-year-old girl.
Akira Nishiguchi is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database