Ion Rîmaru a Romanian serial killer known as The vampire of Bucharest who was active between 1970 and 1971. Rîmaru attacked 14 lone waitresses as they returned from work with a hammer, hatchet, knife or iron bar, always after midnight and under unusual weather (snowstorms, fog, hard rain, etc.). Rîmaru killed four women and attacked more than 10 others.
Serial Killer Ion Rîmaru (aka) The Vampire of Bucharest, was active for 2 years between 1970-1971, known to have ( 4 confirmed / 4 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: Romania
Ion Rîmaru was born on October 12th 1946 in Caracal, city in Olt County, Romania.
Ion Rîmaru a male citizen of Romania.
Ion Rîmaru died on October 23rd 1971 (Age 25), cause of death: execution by firing squad at Jilava, village in Ilfov County, Romania.
Ion Rîmaru has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years 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.
A vampire (folklore) is a being who subsists by feeding on the blood of the living. Vampire Serial Killers is a term used to describe a serial killer that has been known to have drank the blood of their victim(s).
|Nickname:||The Vampire of Bucharest|
|Victims:||4 - 4|
|Years Active:||1970 - 1971|
|Ages Active:||23/24 - 24/25|
|Life Span:||1946 - 1971|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♎ Libra |
Sep 23 - Oct 23
|Occupation:||student, serial killer|
|D.O.B.:||Oct 12, 1946|
|Native Name:||Ion Rîmaru|
|Birth Location:||Caracal, city in Olt County, Romania|
|Death Date:||Oct 23, 1971 (Age 25)|
|Cause of Death:||execution by firing squad|
|Death Location:||Jilava, village in Ilfov County, Romania|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 4 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Ion Rîmaru. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Oct 12 1946||Ion Rîmaru was born in Caracal, city in Olt County, Romania. #19461012|
|Ion Rîmaru started his serial killing spree. #1970|
|Ion Rîmaru ended his serial killing spree. #1971|
|Oct 23 1971|
|Ion Rîmarudied.cause of death:execution by firing squadat Jilava, village in Ilfov County, Romania. #19711023|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Ion Rîmaru (1970-1971).
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|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|0385265700||The Book of Ruth||Jane Hamilton||Ion Rîmaru||1|
|0547523599||The Book of Ruth||Jane Hamilton||Ion Rîmaru||1|
|0759528306||The Last Victim||Jason Moss|| 25 Total Including |
John Wayne Gacy
|0857209485||Some Kind of Peace||Camilla Grebe||Ion Rîmaru||1|
|0395657830||In Search of Dracula||Raymond T. McNally||Ion Rîmaru||1|
|0762762500||Devil's Rooming House||M. William Phelps|| 3 Total Including |
|1451654596||Some Kind of Peace||Camilla Grebe||Ion Rîmaru||1|
|0374126399||The Complete Stories||Bernard Malamud||Ion Rîmaru||1|
|143915323x||The Gin Closet||Leslie Jamison||Ion Rîmaru||1|
|1439157871||The Gin Closet||Leslie Jamison||Ion Rîmaru||1|
|0956867634||Rîmaru|| 3 Total Including |
|6068335623||electric and more||Stancu Marius-Iulian||Ion Rîmaru||1|
Ion Rîmaru (or, in newer spelling, Râmaru; b. 12 October 1946, Caracal–d. 23 October 1971, Jilava) was a Romanian serial killer dubbed "the vampire of Bucharest" or "the blondes' killer".
Ion Rîmaru is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database