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Serial killer who sacrificed women to keep her son safe while at war, and who turned victims’ bodies into cakes and soap, dies while incarcerated

October 15, 1970 Pozzuoli, Naples, Italy Serial killer Leonarda Cianciulli dies Cianciulli had 17 pregnancies, though three ended in miscarriages and 10 of her children died young. Fiercely protective of her four surviving children, she became convinced the only way to protect her eldest son during his service in the Second World War was through… Continue reading Serial killer who sacrificed women to keep her son safe while at war, and who turned victims’ bodies into cakes and soap, dies while incarcerated

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Today in Horror History: October 15

Birthdays: Jere Burns (October 15, 1954), who starred in “The Outer Limits” (episode: The Vessel), Otis (2008), 2:13 (2009), “Bates Motel,” “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series,” The Funhouse Massacre (2015), and “The X-Files” (episode: Nothing Lasts Forever). Burns in “The X-Files” Dominic West (October 15, 1969), who starred in The Forgotten (2004), Hannibal Rising… Continue reading Today in Horror History: October 15