Ricardo Caputo

The Lady Killer

  Active for 13 years
(1971-1983) in United States, Mexico

4

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

6

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  1. Summary
  2. Serial Killer Profile
  3. Serial Killer Type
  4. General Information
  5. Characteristics
  6. Childhood
  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 2 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 7 Books About Ricardo Caputo
  14. 5 External References
  15. Internal References

Ricardo Caputo an Argentine American serial killer known as The Lady Killer. Caputo was #1 of the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives during his time as a fugitive in the 1980s. He surrendered himself to authorities in 1994. In 1997, Ricardo Caputo died of heart attack while still in prison at Attica Correctional Facility in Attica, New York.

Ricardo Caputo Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Ricardo Caputo (aka) The Lady Killer, was active for 13 years between 1971-1983, known to have ( 4 confirmed / 6 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States, Mexico

Ricardo Caputo a male citizen of Argentina.

In 1971 Ricardo Caputo started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to strangle, and murder his victims.

Profile Completeness: 35%
serial killers by profile completeness

Ricardo Caputo has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 1 year ago.

Ricardo Caputo a known:

Ricardo Caputo
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-03-24 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Ricardo Caputo
Nickname: The Lady Killer
Victims: 4 - 6
Years Active: 1971 - 1983
Active Countries: United States, Mexico
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: Argentina
Sexual Preference: N/A
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: N/A
Given Name: Ricardo
Birth Location: Mendoza, city in Argentina
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
IQ: N/A
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Incarceration
Arrested: N/A
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: N/A
Prison Location: N/A
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Manner of Death: natural causes
Cause of Death: heart attack, myocardial infarction
Death Location: Attica Correctional Facility in Attica, New York, US
Killed In Prison: FALSE
Suicide: FALSE
2 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Ricardo Caputo

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

Date Event Description
1971
Ricardo Caputo started his serial killing spree. #1971
1983
Ricardo Caputo ended his serial killing spree. #1983

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ANSWERED
Serial Killer
Boolean Questions:
Killer
Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
used weapon TRUE 452
strangle TRUE 442
suicide FALSE 219
killed in prison FALSE 212
used gun FALSE 450


Books that Mention Ricardo Caputo

Book: The Big Book of Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Ricardo Caputo)
Jack Rosewood
The Big Book of Serial Killers
Book: Media Madness (mentions serial killer Ricardo Caputo)
Otto F. Wahl
Media Madness
Book: Love Me to Death (mentions serial killer Ricardo Caputo)
Linda Wolfe
Love Me to Death
Book: Encyclopedia of Murder and Violent... (mentions serial killer Ricardo Caputo)
Eric Hickey, Ph.D.
Encyclopedia of Murder and Violent Crime
Book: Serial Murderers and Their Victims (mentions serial killer Ricardo Caputo)
Eric W. Hickey
Serial Murderers and Their Victims
Book: I serial killer (mentions serial killer Ricardo Caputo)
Vincenzo Maria Mastr...
I serial killer
Book: America's 14 Worst Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Ricardo Caputo)
J.D. Rockefeller
America's 14 Worst Serial Killers

7 Books that mention Serial Killer
Ricardo Caputo

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1548119644 The Big Book of Serial Ki... 60
0813522137 Media Madness 1
1497637449 Love Me to Death 1
1506320201 Encyclopedia of Murder an... 3
1305446348 Serial Murderers and Thei... 27
885413404x I serial killer 7
1530619246 America's 14 Worst Serial... 4

Ricardo Caputo (1949–October 1997) was an Argentine American serial killer during the 1970s who was known as "The Lady Killer". Caputo was born in 1949 in Mendoza, Argentina. In 1970, he moved to the United States and settled in New York City.

Wikipedia
External References
  1. Ricardo Caputo on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Ricardo Silvio CAPUTO on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  3. Kristin Elink-Schuurman-Laura, Caputo, Ricardo on skdb.fgcu.edu, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  4. Q7322582 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Mar 24, 2019.
  5. Ricardo Caputo on criminalia.es, Retrieved on May 22, 2019.
Internal References

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

  1. #8 of 12[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in Mexico
  2. #72 of 651[ Page 5 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  3. #122 of 651[ Page 9 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  4. #195 of 250[ Page 13 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #238 of 327[ Page 16 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  6. #486 of 651[ Page 33 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #540 of 651[ Page 36 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
Statistics:
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Ricardo Caputo is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Mannor of Death, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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