Marc Dutroux

1956 - Today

Marc Dutroux

Marc Paul Alain Dutroux (French: [dytʀu]; born 6 November 1956) is a Belgian convicted child molester and murderer. Dutroux was convicted in 1989 for the abduction and rape of five young girls (with his then-wife Michelle Martin) and other accomplices. He was released on parole after three years in prison.In 1996, Dutroux was arrested on suspicion of having kidnapped, tortured and sexually abused six females aged between 8 and 19, four of whom died. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marc Dutroux has received more than 1,275,147 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 71st most popular extremist.

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Among extremists, Marc Dutroux ranks 71 out of 182Before him are Kang Kek Iew, Friedrich Jeckeln, Jordan Belfort, Oskar Gröning, Tommaso Buscetta, and Whitey Bulger. After him are Johann Rattenhuber, John Adams, Edmund Kemper, Armin Meiwes, Aileen Wuornos, and Taha Yassin Ramadan.

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Among people born in 1956, Marc Dutroux ranks 41Before him are William Fichtner, Anthony Bourdain, Zbigniew Boniek, Jost Gippert, Catherine Ashton, and Maria Teresa, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg. After him are David Caruso, Michael Connelly, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, John Lydon, Larry Bird, and Aileen Wuornos.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Marc Dutroux ranks 177 out of 658Before him are Lionel of Antwerp, 1st Duke of Clarence (1338), André Franquin (1924), Jan Matsys (1509), Adrien de Gerlache (1866), Victor Serge (1890), and John Langenus (1891). After him are Pierre-Joseph Redouté (1759), Pierre de la Rue (1460), Rimbert (830), Princess Louise of Belgium (1858), Michel Preud'homme (1959), and Theodor de Bry (1528).

Among EXTREMISTS In Belgium

Among extremists born in Belgium, Marc Dutroux ranks 1After him are Perkin Warbeck (1474).

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