Ted Bundy Biography

Theodore Robert "Ted" Bundy was an American serial killer, kidnapper, rapist, and necrophile who assaulted and murdered numerous young women and girls during the 1970s and possibly earlier. Shortly before his execution, after more than a decade of denials, he confessed to 30 homicides committed in seven states between 1974 and 1978. The true victim count remains unknown, and could be much higher.

Bundy was regarded as handsome and charismatic by his young female victims, traits he exploited to win their trust. He typically approached them in public places, feigning injury or disability, or impersonating an authority figure, before overpowering and assaulting them at more secluded locations. He sometimes revisited his secondary crime scenes for hours at a time, grooming and performing sexual acts with the decomposing corpses until putrefaction and destruction by wild animals made further interaction impossible. He decapitated at least 12 of his victims, and kept some of the severed heads in his apartment for a period of time as mementos. On a few occasions he simply broke into dwellings at night and bludgeoned his victims as they slept. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Ted Bundy
Full Name:
Theodore Robert Cowell
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Criminal, Political campaigner
Date of Birth:
November 24, 1946
Astrological Sign:
Sagittarius
Date of Death:
January 24, 1989
Age at Death:
42
Cause of Death:
Electric chair, Capital punishment
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