Aaron Kosminski (Aron Mordke Kozmiński) a suspect in the Jack the Ripper case. The book Naming Jack The Ripper by Russell Edwards names Kosminski as Jack the Ripper based on forensic DNA evidence. In 1891, Aaron Kosminski was institutionalised in an insane asylum.
Serial Killer Aaron Kosminski (aka) Jack the Ripper (possible), was active for 4 years between 1888-1891, known to have ( 5 confirmed / 11 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United Kingdom
Aaron Kosminski was born on September 11th 1865 in Kłodawa, city of Poland. He was raised by both parents. He had at least two sister. His father, Abram Józef Kozmiński, a tailor. His mother, Golda Lubnowska.
Aaron Kosminski a heterosexual male citizen of Congress Poland. He never married. He had no children mentioned.
In 1888 (Age 22/23) Aaron Kosminski started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to mutilate, murder his victims. He positioned or posed at least one body after death. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself, alone and at times with his sisters, where he was known to work as a barber.
He was arrested on February 4th 1891 (Age 25), convicted on February 4th 1891 (Age 25), sentenced to preventively detained, institutionalized at Colney Hatch Lunatic Asylum, Friern Hospital in London, England in 1891.
Aaron Kosminski died on March 24th 1919 (Age 53), cause of death: gangrene at London, capital and largest city of the United Kingdom.
Aaron Kosminski has been listed on Killer.Cloud since March of 2019 and was last updated 2 months ago.
|Nickname:||Jack the Ripper (possible)|
|Victims:||5 - 11|
|Years Active:||1888 - 1891|
|Ages Active:||22/23 - 25/26|
|Active Countries:||United Kingdom|
|Life Span:||1865 - 1919|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♍ Virgo |
Aug 23 - Sep 23
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Children:||no children mentioned|
|Living With:||himself, alone and at times with his sisters|
|D.O.B.:||Sep 11, 1865|
|Birth Location:||Kłodawa, city of Poland|
|Siblings:||at least two sister|
|Raised By:||both parents|
|Father:||Abram Józef Kozmiński, a tailor|
|Arrested:||Feb 4, 1891 (Age 25)|
|Convicted:||Feb 4, 1891 (Age 25)|
|Sentence:||preventively detained, institutionalized|
|Prison Location:||Colney Hatch Lunatic Asylum, Friern Hospital in London, England in 1891|
|Death Date:||Mar 24, 1919 (Age 53)|
|Cause of Death:||gangrene|
|Death Location:||London, capital and largest city of the United Kingdom|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Aaron Kosminski. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Sep 11 1865||Aaron Kosminski was born in Kłodawa, city of Poland. #18650911|
|Sep 11 1885|
|Aaron Kosminski started his serial killing spree. #1888|
|Aaron Kosminski ended his serial killing spree. #1891|
|Feb 04 1891|
|Aaron Kosminski arrested. #18910204|
|Feb 04 1891|
|Aaron Kosminski was convicted and sentenced to preventively detained, institutionalized at Colney Hatch Lunatic Asylum, Friern Hospital in London, England in 1891. #18910204|
|Sep 11 1895|
|Sep 11 1905|
|Sep 11 1915|
|Mar 24 1919|
|Aaron Kosminski died. cause of death: gangrene at London, capital and largest city of the United Kingdom. #19190324|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Aaron Kosminski (1888-1891).
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|sex with body||FALSE||427|
|ate part of body||FALSE||446|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1101204443||Portrait Of A Killer: Jac...||Patricia Cornwell|| 3 Total Including |
|1471108341||The Cases That Haunt Us||John Douglas|| 3 Total Including |
|1780337094||The Complete History of J...||Philip Sugden|| 3 Total Including |
Jack the Ripper
|1623650879||Mayhem||Sarah Pinborough||Aaron Kosminski||1|
|1493014072||Naming Jack the Ripper||Russell Edwards||Aaron Kosminski||1|
|149303894x||Naming Jack the Ripper||Russell Edwards|| 3 Total Including |
Jack the Ripper
|0897332091||Jack the Ripper||Stephen Knight||Aaron Kosminski||1|
|0470938994||Jack the Ripper and the C...||Robert House||Aaron Kosminski||1|
|1317866320||Jack the Ripper||Paul Begg||Aaron Kosminski||1|
|1844014843||Jack the Ripper||Calum Reuben Knight||Aaron Kosminski||1|
|1849015260||The Mammoth Book of Jack...||Maxim Jakubowski||Aaron Kosminski||2|
|0750953845||Jack the Ripper||The Whitechapel Soci...||Aaron Kosminski||1|
|1784182796||The Complete Jack The Rip...|| 3 Total Including |
Aaron Kosminski (born Aron Mordke Kozmiński; 11 September 1865 – 24 March 1919) was a Jewish Polish emigrant in England who is a suspect in the Jack the Ripper case. Kosminski was a Polish Jew who emigrated from Russian Poland to England in the 1880s. He worked as a hairdresser in Whitechapel in the East End of London, where a series of murders ascribed to the Ripper were committed in 1888.
Aaron Kosminski is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database