Jack the Ripper an unidentified serial killer also known as the Whitechapel Murderer and Leather Apron. Jack the Ripper is believed to have been active in and around the Whitechapel district of London in 1888. Jack the Ripper could be responsible for eleven separate murders from 1888 to 1891 connected to a London Metropolitan Police Service investigation, known as the Whitechapel murders. George Chapman was considered to be a possible suspect at the time of his execution in 1903. The book Naming Jack The Ripper by Russell Edwards names Aaron Kosminski as Jack the Ripper based on the authors newly discovered forensic DNA evidence.
Serial Killer Jack the Ripper (aka) The Whitechapel Murderer, Leather Apron, was active for 4 years between 1888-1891, known to have ( 5 confirmed / 16 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United Kingdom
Jack the Ripper a male citizen of the United Kingdom.
Jack the Ripper has been listed on Killer.Cloud since March of 2019 and was last updated 3 years ago.
|Name:||Jack the Ripper|
|Nickname:||The Whitechapel Murderer, Leather Apron|
|Victims:||5 - 16|
|Years Active:||1888 - 1891|
|Active Countries:||United Kingdom|
|Native Name:||Jack the Ripper|
|Cause of Death:||unknown|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 2 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Jack the Ripper. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|1888||Jack the Ripper started his serial killing spree. #1888|
|1891||Jack the Ripper ended his serial killing spree. #1891|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Jack the Ripper (1888-1891).
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|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1780337094||The Complete History of J...||Philip Sugden|| 3 Total Including |
|075354993x||Complete Jack The Ripper||Donald Rumbelow|| 4 Total Including |
|149303894x||Naming Jack the Ripper||Russell Edwards|| 3 Total Including |
|1842435779||Jack the Ripper||Mark Whitehead||Jack the Ripper||1|
|0300207077||Jack the Ripper||Paul Begg||Jack the Ripper||2|
|1576074145||Jack the Ripper||John J. Eddleston||Jack the Ripper||2|
|1848683278||Jack the Ripper||Andrew Cook||Jack the Ripper||2|
|027598155x||The American Murders of J...||R. Michael Gordon||Jack the Ripper||2|
|1986324699||Jack the Ripper Suspects:...||Paul Williams||Jack the Ripper||1|
|0975912925||Ripper Notes|| 3 Total Including |
|Jack the Ripper||1|
|0899080812||Jack the Ripper||Katie Colby-Newton||Jack the Ripper||1|
Jack the Ripper was an unidentified serial killer generally believed to have been active in the largely impoverished areas in and around the Whitechapel district of London in 1888. In both the criminal case files and contemporary journalistic accounts, the killer was called the Whitechapel Murderer and Leather Apron.
Jack the Ripper is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database