Karla Homolka

1970 - Today

Karla Homolka

Karla Leanne Homolka (born May 4, 1970), also known as Leanne Teale, is a Canadian serial killer and rapist who, with her first husband Paul Bernardo, raped and killed at least three minors between 1990 and 1992. Homolka attracted worldwide media attention when she was convicted of manslaughter following a plea bargain to serve only 12 years in the rape-murders of two Ontario teenage girls, Leslie Mahaffy and Kristen French, as well as the rape and death of her sister Tammy. Homolka and Bernardo were arrested in 1993. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karla Homolka has received more than 5,226,080 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 171st most popular extremist.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.2M

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  • 36.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among extremists, Karla Homolka ranks 168 out of 182Before her are Ramzi Yousef, Dawood Ibrahim, Robert Pickton, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, Abubakar Shekau, and Anwar al-Awlaki. After her are Ziad Jarrah, Seung-Hui Cho, Baitullah Mehsud, Yang Xinhai, Ajmal Kasab, and Wail al-Shehri.

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Among people born in 1970, Karla Homolka ranks 342Before her are Amy Hargreaves, Amy Jo Johnson, Grant Imahara, Armand van Helden, Steffen Freund, and Zeb Atlas. After her are Moses Kiptanui, Jens Keller, Freddy Loix, Carlos Moedas, Annika Sörenstam, and Dan Eggen.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Karla Homolka ranks 494 out of 840Before her are Teryl Rothery (1962), Jack Layton (1950), Sidney Crosby (1987), Adam Gontier (1978), Tara Strong (1973), and Missy Peregrym (1982). After her are Paul Gross (1959), Steve MacLean (1954), Mackenzie Davis (1987), Lance Stroll (1998), Devon Sawa (1978), and Charlene Choi (1982).

Among EXTREMISTS In Canada

Among extremists born in Canada, Karla Homolka ranks 2Before her are Robert Pickton (1949). After her are Luka Magnotta (1982).

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