Ladislav Hojer

Cowardly Cannibal

  Active for 4 years
(1978-1981) in Czech Republic

5

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

7

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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Ladislav Hojer a Czech serial killer and rapist known as the Cowardly Cannibal. Hojer murdered at least five women in Czechoslovakia between 1978 and 1981. He cut off the breasts, vulva and genitalia of one of his victims. Hojer later committed acts of necrophilia on the genitalia before cooking the victims body parts in salt water and committed acts of cannibalism on them. In 1982, Hojer was arrested after a mentally-ill friend who Hojer had shown the scene of the crime, mistakingly confessed to the crime even though he was incarcerated at the time. His confession led to Hojer's arrest. Hojer confessed to five murders and is believed to have been responsible for at least two others. In 1986, Ladislav Hojer was executed at the Pankrác prison in Prague.

Ladislav Hojer Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Ladislav Hojer (aka) Cowardly Cannibal, was active for 4 years between 1978-1981, known to have ( 5 confirmed / 7 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Czech Republic

Ladislav Hojer was born on March 15th 1958 in Czechoslovakia. He was raised by both parents, his mother and step-father, his step-father, alone with his brother Jaroslav. Hojer had at least one brother, Jaroslav Hojer. His father, an unnamed man who died of cancer when Ladislav was young. His mother, an unnamed woman who died of cancer when Ladislav was young.

He took an intelligence quotient test before or after his crimes, Ladislav Hojer had an IQ of 88. Hojer never married. He had no children.

Prior to his spree he had commited crimes.

In 1978 (Age 19/20) Ladislav Hojer started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to commit acts of cannibalism, commit acts of necrophilia, strangle, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. He would keep parts of the victims body after the crime. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself, alone in an apartment in Motol, a cadastral area of Prague, Czech Republic.

He was arrested on February 11th 1982 (Age 23), sentenced to death by hanging at Prague Pankrác Remand Prison in Prague, Czech Republic. Ladislav Hojer was executed on August 7th 1986 (Age 28).

Ladislav Hojer died on August 7th 1986 (Age 28), cause of death: executed by hanging at Prague Pankrác Remand Prison in Prague, Czech Republic.

Profile Completeness: 83%
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Ladislav Hojer has been listed on Killer.Cloud since March of 2019 and was last updated 2 months ago.

Ladislav Hojer a known:

Ladislav Hojer
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-05-13 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Ladislav Hojer
Nickname: Cowardly Cannibal
Victims: 5 - 7
Years Active: 1978 - 1981
Ages Active: 19/20 - 22/23
Active Countries: Czech Republic
Life Span: 1958 - 1986
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Sexual Preference: heterosexual, necrophile
Astrological Sign: Pisces
Feb 18 - Mar 20
Birth Month: March
Marital Status: never married
Children: no children
Living With: himself, alone in an apartment in Motol, a cadastral area of Prague, Czech Republic
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Mar 15, 1958
Family Name: Hojer
Given Name: Ladislav
Birth Location: Czechoslovakia
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: at least one brother, Jaroslav Hojer
Rasied By: both parents, his mother and step-father, his step-father, alone with his brother Jaroslav
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: an unnamed woman who died of cancer when Ladislav was young
Father: an unnamed man who died of cancer when Ladislav was young

Cognitive Ability
IQ: 88
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Incarceration
Arrested: Feb 11, 1982 (Age 23)
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: death by hanging
Prison Location: Prague Pankrác Remand Prison in Prague, Czech Republic
Executed: Aug 7, 1986 (Age 28)
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: Aug 7, 1986 (Age 28)
Cause of Death: executed by hanging
Death Location: Prague Pankrác Remand Prison in Prague, Czech Republic
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: FALSE
5 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Ladislav Hojer

The 5 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Ladislav Hojer. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Mar 15 1958Ladislav Hojer was born in Czechoslovakia.  #19580315
1978
(Age 19/20)
Ladislav Hojer started his serial killing spree. #1978
1981
(Age 22/23)
Ladislav Hojer ended his serial killing spree. #1981
Feb 11 1982
(Age 23)
Ladislav Hojer arrested. #19820211
Aug 07 1986
(Age 28)
Ladislav Hojer was executed. cause of death: executed by hanging at Prague Pankrác Remand Prison in Prague, Czech Republic. #19860807

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ANSWERED
Serial Killer
Boolean Questions:
Killer
Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
previous crimes TRUE 362
used weapon TRUE 446
rape TRUE 445
strangle TRUE 435
sex with body TRUE 424
mutilated TRUE 438
ate part of body TRUE 443
totem body part TRUE 359
living with children FALSE 265
suicide FALSE 214
father drug abuse FALSE 189
mother drug abuse FALSE 191
physically abused FALSE 227
psychologically abused FALSE 220
sexually abused FALSE 222
psychologist FALSE 254
forensic hospital FALSE 253
kill at killers home FALSE 314
kill at victims home FALSE 317
used gun FALSE 445
torture FALSE 419
stalk FALSE 411
blindfold FALSE 357
bound FALSE 399
drank blood FALSE 434
posed body FALSE 358
totem personal item FALSE 348
robbed FALSE 412


Books that Mention Ladislav Hojer

Book: Serial Killer Rapists (mentions serial killer Ladislav Hojer)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Rapists
Book: Galerie zločinu (mentions serial killer Ladislav Hojer)
Miroslav Kučera
Galerie zločinu
Book: Nejděsivější místa české historie (mentions serial killer Ladislav Hojer)
Vladimír Liška
Nejděsivější místa české historie
Book: Polednice (mentions serial killer Ladislav Hojer)
Jiří Březina
Polednice

4 Books that mention Serial Killer
Ladislav Hojer

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630619 Serial Killer Rapists 266
8073888068 Galerie zločinu 1
8073888246 Nejděsivější místa české... 1
8026707125 Polednice 1

Ladislav Hojer (born March 15, 1958 - August 7, 1986 in Prague) was a Czechoslovak sadistic rapist, serial killer and cannibal who murdered a total of five women between 1978 and 1981 in Czechoslovakia.

Wikipedia
External References
  1. Q12032499 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Mar 28, 2019.
  2. Ladislav Hojer on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Mar 28, 2019.
  3. Ladislav Hojer on cs.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Mar 28, 2019.
  4. JUDr. Miloslav Jedlička, Ladislav Hojer on kriminalistika.eu, Retrieved on Mar 28, 2019.
  5. Jan Janula, Ladislav Hojer - zbabělý kanibal (Cowardly Cannibal) on www.idnes.cz, Retrieved on Mar 28, 2019.
Internal References

Ladislav Hojer is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #5 of 10 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in the Czech Republic
  2. #23 of 37 [ Page 2 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in March
  3. #24 of 43 [ Page 2 ] of Serial Killer Cannibals sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #25 of 40 [ Page 2 ] of Pisces Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #41 of 60 [ Page 3 ] of Serial Killer Necrophiliacs sorted by Confirmed Victims
  6. #48 of 72 [ Page 4 ] of serial killers sorted by IQ Level
  7. #138 of 248 [ Page 10 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  8. #172 of 304 [ Page 12 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  9. #193 of 649 [ Page 13 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  10. #259 of 649 [ Page 18 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  11. #298 of 649 [ Page 20 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  12. #336 of 649 [ Page 23 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
Statistics:
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Ladislav Hojer is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Age of Serial Killer by Date, Killers By Astrological Sign, Killers By Birth Month, Years of School Completed, Sexual Preference, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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