Gerard John Schaefer

Killer Fiction

  Active for 5 years
(1969-1973) in United States

2

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

30

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  10. 7 Timeline Events
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Gerard John Schaefer (Gerard John Schaefer Jr.) a suspected American serial killer who was convicted of two murders, but was suspected of many more. Boasted he impressed fellow inmate Ted Bundy in letters to his girlfriend. A study from Radford University states he had an IQ of 130. In December 1995, Schaefer was stabbed to death in his prison cell by a fellow inmate.

Gerard John Schaefer Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Gerard John Schaefer (aka) Killer Fiction, was active for 5 years between 1969-1973, known to have ( 2 confirmed / 30 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States

Gerard John Schaefer was born on March 25th 1946 in Wisconsin, state of the United States of America.

Gerard John Schaefer a male citizen of the United States of America. He took an intelligence quotient test before or after his crimes, Gerard John Schaefer had an IQ of 130.

In 1969 (Age 22/23) Gerard John Schaefer started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims.

Gerard John Schaefer died on December 3rd 1995 (Age 49), cause of death: homicide, stab wound, stabbed to death in his prison cell by a fellow inmate at Florida State Prison, Raiford, Florida, US.

Profile Completeness: 44%
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Gerard John Schaefer has been listed on Killer.Cloud since September of 2018 and was last updated 1 year ago.

Gerard John Schaefer a known:

Gerard John Schaefer
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2018-10-09 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Gerard John Schaefer
Nickname: Killer Fiction
Victims: 2 - 30
Years Active: 1969 - 1973
Ages Active: 22/23 - 26/27
Active Countries: United States
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span: 1946 - 1995
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: United States of America
Sexual Preference: N/A
Astrological Sign: Aries
Mar 20 - Apr 20
Birth Month: March
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: murderer, politician, police official
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Mar 25, 1946
Given Name: Gerard
Birth Location: Wisconsin, state of the United States of America
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
IQ: 130
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Incarceration
Arrested: N/A
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: N/A
Prison Location: Florida State Prison, Raiford, Florida, US
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: Dec 3, 1995 (Age 49)
Manner of Death: homicide
Cause of Death: stab wound, stabbed to death in his prison cell by a fellow inmate
Death Location: Florida State Prison, Raiford, Florida, US
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
7 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Gerard John Schaefer

The 7 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Gerard John Schaefer. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Mar 25 1946Gerard John Schaefer was born in Wisconsin, state of the United States of America.  #19460325
Mar 25 1966
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
1969
(Age 22/23)
Gerard John Schaefer started his serial killing spree. #1969
1973
(Age 26/27)
Gerard John Schaefer ended his serial killing spree. #1973
Mar 25 1976
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
Mar 25 1986
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
Dec 03 1995
(Age 49)
Gerard John Schaefer died. cause of death: homicide, stab wound, stabbed to death in his prison cell by a fellow inmate at Florida State Prison, Raiford, Florida, US. #19951203

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Books that Mention Gerard John Schaefer

Book: Serial Killer Groupies (mentions serial killer Gerard John Schaefer)
RJ Parker
Serial Killer Groupies
Book: The Making of a Serial Killer (mentions serial killer Gerard John Schaefer)
Danny Rolling
The Making of a Serial Killer
Book: Killer Fiction (mentions serial killer Gerard John Schaefer)
G. J. Schaefer
Killer Fiction
Book: Rest Stop Killer (mentions serial killer Gerard John Schaefer)
Natalie Marshall
Rest Stop Killer
Book: Silent Scream (mentions serial killer Gerard John Schaefer)
Yvonne Mason
Silent Scream
Book: The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Gerard John Schaefer)
Michael Newton
The Encyclopedia of Serial Killers

6 Books that mention Serial Killer
Gerard John Schaefer

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1502540908 Serial Killer Groupies 4
193259549x The Making of a Serial Ki... 1
1936239191 Killer Fiction 9
1530748593 Rest Stop Killer 1
1941912044 Silent Scream 1
0816069875 The Encyclopedia of Seria... 108

Gerard John Schaefer Jr. (March 25, 1946 – December 3, 1995) was an American murderer and suspected serial killer from Florida. He was imprisoned in 1973 for murders he committed while he was a Martin County, Florida, Sheriff's deputy.

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External References
  1. Gerard John Schaefer on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Oct 1, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Gerard John SCHAEFER on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Oct 1, 2018.
  3. Q2698895 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Oct 9, 2018.
Internal References

Gerard John Schaefer is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #11 of 72 [ Page 1 ] of serial killers sorted by IQ Level
  2. #37 of 38 [ Page 3 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in March
  3. #40 of 42 [ Page 3 ] of Aries Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #269 of 649 [ Page 18 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  5. #308 of 326 [ Page 21 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  6. #455 of 649 [ Page 31 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  7. #523 of 649 [ Page 35 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  8. #620 of 649 [ Page 42 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
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