Earle Leonard Nelson, aka The Gorilla Killer (May 1897 – January was an American serial killer. Nelson’s ‘modus operandi’ led him to be labeled “The Gorilla Strangler”. He went on to murder more than 20 people and was finally caught and hung in Canada, in
Ed Gein was an American murderer and body snatcher. His crimes gathered widespread notoriety after authorities discovered Gein had exhumed corpses from local graveyards and fashioned trophies and keepsakes from their bones and skin.