Trevor Hardy an English serial killer known as the Beast of Manchester and The Monster of Manchester. Hardy murdered three teenage girls in the Manchester area between 1974 and 1976. Hardy was known to rob, stab, strangle and rape his victims prior to stripping and mutilating at least two victims. Hardy confessed he had bitten off the nipple of one of his victims, later filing his own teeth to avoid his teeth matching the marks left on the victims body. He buried two of his victims in shallow graves and dumped the last victims body. In 1977, Hardy was found guilty on three charges of murder and was sentenced to life imprisonment. In 2012, Trevor Hardy died of natural causes after thirty-five years of imprisonment.
Serial Killer Trevor Hardy (aka) the Beast of Manchester, The Monster of Manchester, was active for 3 years between 1974-1976, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 3 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United Kingdom
Trevor Hardy was born on June 11th 1945 in Moston, district of Manchester, England.
Hardy a heterosexual male citizen of the United Kingdom.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
In 1974 (Age 28/29) Trevor Hardy started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, commit acts of cannibalism, strangle, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. He would keep personal items from the victim after the crime.
He was convicted on May 2nd 1978 (Age 32), sentenced to life imprisonment, three life terms at HM Prison Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England. Hardy was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Trevor Hardy died on September 25th 2012 (Age 67), cause of death: natural causes, myocardial infarction, collapsed from heart attack in his prison cell at HM Prison Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England.
Trevor Hardy 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.
Rape is usually defined as having sexual intercourse with a person who does not want to, or cannot consent.
Cannibalism is the act or practice of humans eating the flesh or internal organs of other human beings. Serial Killer Cannibals have been known to have ate a piece of their victim(s) body.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Nickname:||the Beast of Manchester, The Monster of Manchester|
|Victims:||3 - 3|
|Years Active:||1974 - 1976|
|Ages Active:||28/29 - 30/31|
|Active Countries:||United Kingdom|
|Life Span:||1945 - 2012|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♊ Gemini |
May 21 - Jun 21
|D.O.B.:||Jun 11, 1945|
|Birth Location:||Moston, district of Manchester, England|
|Convicted:||May 2, 1978 (Age 32)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment, three life terms|
|Prison Location:||HM Prison Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England|
|Death Date:||Sep 25, 2012 (Age 67)|
|Manner of Death:||natural causes|
|Cause of Death:||myocardial infarction, collapsed from heart attack in his prison cell|
|Death Location:||HM Prison Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 10 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Trevor Hardy. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Jun 11 1945||Trevor Hardy was born in Moston, district of Manchester, England. #19450611|
|Jun 11 1965|
|Trevor Hardy started his serial killing spree. #1974|
|Jun 11 1975|
|Trevor Hardy ended his serial killing spree. #1976|
|May 02 1978|
|Trevor Hardy was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment, three life terms at HM Prison Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England. #19780502|
|Jun 11 1985|
|Jun 11 1995|
|Jun 11 2005|
|Sep 25 2012|
|Trevor Hardydied.cause of death:natural causes,myocardial infarction, collapsed from heart attack in his prison cellat HM Prison Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England. #20120925|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Trevor Hardy (1974-1976).
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|ate part of body||TRUE||451|
|totem personal item||TRUE||354|
|living with children||FALSE||268|
|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|kill at victims home||FALSE||323|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
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Trevor Joseph Hardy (11 June 1945 – 25 September 2012), also known as the Beast of Manchester, was a convicted English serial killer who murdered three teenage girls in the Manchester area between December 1974 and March 1976. In 1977, he was found guilty on three charges of murder and was sentenced to life imprisonment, remaining in prison until his death 35 years later.
Trevor Hardy is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database