Alexander Pichushkin

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Alexander Pichushkin

Alexander Yuryevich Pichushkin (Russian: Алекса́ндр Ю́рьевич Пичу́шкин, born 9 April 1974), also known as The Chessboard Killer (Russian: Убийца с шахматной доской) and The Bitsa Park Maniac (Russian: Битцевский маньяк), is a Russian serial killer. He is believed to have killed at least 48 people, and possibly as many as 60, between 1992 and 2006 in Southwest Moscow's Bitsa Park, where a number of the victims' bodies were found. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Pichushkin has received more than 1,029,382 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 154th most popular extremist.

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  • 44.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among extremists, Alexander Pichushkin ranks 153 out of 182Before him are Irmgard Möller, Dick Turpin, John Christie, Gary Gilmore, Peter Sutcliffe, and Golden State Killer. After him are Ahmed Jabari, Fred West, John Hinckley Jr., Ahmad Sa'adat, John List, and Joseph Paul Franklin.

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Among people born in 1974, Alexander Pichushkin ranks 97Before him are Mutassim Gaddafi, Steve Nash, Chloë Sevigny, Mr Lordi, Dado Pršo, and Guillaume Musso. After him are Daniel Wu, Kevin Durand, Joe Abercrombie, Charlotte Perrelli, Chad Kroeger, and Prodigy.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Alexander Pichushkin ranks 1,297 out of 2,050Before him are Vladimir Makanin (1937), Andrey Petrov (1930), Vyacheslav Ivanov (1929), Ivan Babushkin (1873), Pyotr Chikhachyov (1808), and Veikko Huhtanen (1919). After him are Vladimir Leontyevich Komarov (1869), Selma Ergeç (1978), Tamara Bykova (1958), Nikolai Slichenko (1934), Vladimir Levenshtein (1935), and Tatyana Lioznova (1924).

Among EXTREMISTS In Russia

Among extremists born in Russia, Alexander Pichushkin ranks 5Before him are Pavlik Morozov (1918), Wilhelm Voigt (1849), Shamil Basayev (1965), and Dokka Umarov (1964).

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