Edmund Kemper

1948 - Today

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Edmund Emil Kemper III (born December 18, 1948) is an American serial killer who murdered ten people, including his paternal grandparents and mother. He is noted for his height of 6 feet 9 inches (2.06 m), and for his high intellect, possessing an IQ of 145. Kemper was nicknamed the Co-ed Killer, as most of his victims were female college students. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edmund Kemper has received more than 16,338,528 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Edmund Kemper is the 64th most popular extremist (up from 73rd in 2019), the 1,325th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,769th in 2019) and the 24th most popular American Extremist.

Edmund kemper is most famous for being a serial killer who murdered 10 people, including his mother and grandparents.

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Among extremists, Edmund Kemper ranks 64 out of 205Before him are Johnny Torrio, Pavlik Morozov, Willi Herold, Timothy McVeigh, Henri Désiré Landru, and Friedrich Jeckeln. After him are Boris Savinkov, Oskar Gröning, Aileen Wuornos, Marc Dutroux, Vincenzo Peruggia, and Anders Behring Breivik.

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Among people born in 1948, Edmund Kemper ranks 58Before him are Bille August, Bernard-Henri Lévy, Brian Eno, Ray Kurzweil, Sven-Göran Eriksson, and Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo. After him are Elizabeth Blackburn, Tom Wilkinson, Agnieszka Holland, Arie Haan, Alan Parsons, and Svetlana Savitskaya.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edmund Kemper ranks 1,325 out of 15,968Before him are Aaron Spelling (1923), George Minot (1885), Stephanie Kwolek (1923), Tom Berenger (1949), William Boeing (1881), and Duff McKagan (1964). After him are Martin Balsam (1919), Matt LeBlanc (1967), Alan J. Heeger (1936), Henry Gantt (1861), Andrew S. Tanenbaum (1944), and Robert Bruce Merrifield (1921).

Among EXTREMISTS In United States

Among extremists born in United States, Edmund Kemper ranks 24Before him are Whitey Bulger (1929), James Earl Ray (1928), George Stinney (1929), George Jung (1942), Jordan Belfort (1962), and Timothy McVeigh (1968). After him are Aileen Wuornos (1956), Jeffrey Dahmer (1960), Dennis Rader (1945), Ma Barker (1873), Susan Atkins (1948), and Delphine LaLaurie (1787).