Andrei Chikatilo

(16 oct 1936-14 feb 1994) was a soviet serial killer. Chikatilo was nicknamed as the Butcher of Rostov, the Red Ripper, and the Rostov Ripper. He dexuslly assaulted, murdered and mutilated at least 52 women and children in 1978 to 1990 in the , Ukrainian SSR and Uzbek SSR. Andrei Chikatilo confessed of 56 murders and he was tried for 53 os these killings in Apr 1992. And then convicted and sentenced to death for 52 of murders in Oct 1992 and subsequently executed in Feb 1994.