William Henry Hance an American soldier and serial killer who called himself the Chairman of the Forces of Evil. Hance was convicted of killing four women around military bases in 1977 and 1978. He was a suspect in the Stocking Strangler murders, until the capture of Carlton Gary. In 1984 psychiatrists determined that Mr. Hance was borderline retarded, with an I.Q. of 76. In another evaluation in 1987, psychiatrists said he had an I.Q. of 91, within the average range of intelligence. He was executed by the state of Georgia on March 31st 1994, via the electric chair.
Serial Killer William Henry Hance (aka) Chairman of the Forces of Evil, was active for 2 years between 1977-1978, known to have ( 4 confirmed / 4 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States
William Henry Hance was born on November 10th 1951 His mother, unnamed, died as a result of a physical attack and rape, Hance was not involved.
He took an intelligence quotient test before or after his crimes, William Henry Hance had an IQ of 91.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, and served time in jail.
In 1977 (Age 25/26) William Henry Hance started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, strangle, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. At the time of his crimes he was living with stationed at Fort Benjamin Harrison, U.S. Army post in Lawrence Township, Marion County, Indiana, US.
He was arrested on April 4th 1978 (Age 26), convicted on March 11th 1980 (Age 28), sentenced to death by electrocution at a prison in Muscogee County, Georgia, US. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime. William Henry Hance was executed on March 31st 1994 (Age 42).
William Henry Hance died on March 31st 1994 (Age 42), cause of death: capital punishment, executed by electrocution via electric chair at a prison in Muscogee County, Georgia, US.
William Henry Hance has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 1 year ago.
The unlawful killing of two or more victims by the same offender(s), in separate events. Serial Killer as defined by the FBI at the 2005 symposium.
Rape is usually defined as having sexual intercourse with a person who does not want to, or cannot consent.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Name:||William Henry Hance|
|Nickname:||Chairman of the Forces of Evil|
|Victims:||4 - 4|
|Years Active:||1977 - 1978|
|Ages Active:||25/26 - 26/27|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1951 - 1994|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♏ Scorpio |
Oct 23 - Nov 22
|Living With:||stationed at Fort Benjamin Harrison, U.S. Army post in Lawrence Township, Marion County, Indiana, US|
|D.O.B.:||Nov 10, 1951|
|Mother:||unnamed, died as a result of a physical attack and rape, Hance was not involved|
|Arrested:||Apr 4, 1978 (Age 26)|
|Convicted:||Mar 11, 1980 (Age 28)|
|Sentence:||death by electrocution|
|Prison Location:||a prison in Muscogee County, Georgia, US|
|Executed:||Mar 31, 1994 (Age 42)|
|Death Date:||Mar 31, 1994 (Age 42)|
|Manner of Death:||capital punishment|
|Cause of Death:||executed by electrocution via electric chair|
|Death Location:||a prison in Muscogee County, Georgia, US|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 11 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer William Henry Hance. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Nov 10 1951||birth of William Henry Hance #19511110|
|Nov 10 1971|
|William Henry Hance started his serial killing spree. #1977|
|William Henry Hance ended his serial killing spree. #1978|
|Apr 04 1978|
|William Henry Hance arrested. #19780404|
|Mar 11 1980|
|William Henry Hance was convictedand sentenced to death by electrocution at a prison in Muscogee County, Georgia, US. #19800311|
|Jun 24 1980|
| Appeal #19800624 |
Location: Supreme Court of Georgia, Georgia, US
The appellant, William Henry Hance, was convicted by a jury in the Superior Court of Muscogee County of the murder of Gail Faison and attempted theft by extortion. He was sentenced to death for the murder and five years imprisonment for the attempted extortion. This is his appeal.
|Nov 10 1981|
|Jan 24 1983|
| Appeal #19830124 |
Location: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, Atlanta, Georgia, US
William Henry Hance, Petitioner, v. Walter D. Zant, Warden, Georgia Diagnostic Andclassification Center, Respondent, 696 F.2d 940 (11th Cir. 1983)
|Nov 10 1991|
|Mar 31 1994|
|William Henry Hancewas executed.cause of death:capital punishment,executed by electrocution via electric chairat a prison in Muscogee County, Georgia, US. #19940331|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as William Henry Hance (1977-1978).
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|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|kill at victims home||FALSE||323|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
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William Henry Hance (c. 1952 – March 31, 1994) was an American soldier and serial killer who is believed to have murdered four women in and around military bases before his arrest in 1978. He was convicted of murdering three of them, and not brought to trial on the fourth.
William Henry Hance is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database