Murder of James Bulger

1990 - 1993

Murder of James Bulger

James Patrick Bulger (16 March 1990 – 12 February 1993) was a 2-year-old boy from Kirkby, Merseyside, England, who was abducted, tortured and killed by two 10-year-old boys, Robert Thompson and Jon Venables, on Friday, 12 February 1993. Bulger was led away from the New Strand Shopping Centre in Bootle as his mother had taken her eyes off him momentarily. His mutilated body was found on a railway line 2.5 miles (4 km) away in Walton, Liverpool, two days after his abduction. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Murder of James Bulger has received more than 8,995,513 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 91st most popular celebrity.

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Among celebrities, Murder of James Bulger ranks 101 out of 140Before him are Natalie Glebova, Riyo Mori, Jenni Dahlman, Emilio Palma, Dayana Mendoza, and Bui Simon. After him are Gloria Diaz, Ximena Navarrete, Brody Jenner, Maritza Rodríguez, Ksenia Sukhinova, and Brandon Teena.

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Among people born in 1990, Murder of James Bulger ranks 163Before him are David Lama, Sergey Karjakin, Rémy Cabella, Gastón Ramírez, Sandra Perković, and Kendall Schmidt. After him are Jack O'Connell, DeMarcus Cousins, Carly Chaikin, Machine Gun Kelly, Alex Teixeira, and Andrea Bowen. Among people deceased in 1993, Murder of James Bulger ranks 194Before him are Ruby Keeler, Flora Nwapa, Don Barksdale, Glenn Corbett, Ray Gillen, and Evelyn Venable. After him are Brandon Teena, Adelaide Hall, Divya Bharti, Ray Sharkey, and Reggie Lewis.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Murder of James Bulger ranks 4,167 out of 5,347Before him are Rupert Evans (1976), Nick Faldo (1957), Alexa Chung (1983), Tom Payne (1982), Freema Agyeman (1979), and Jim Baxter (1939). After him are David Gandy (1980), Saskia Reeves (null), Steve Redgrave (1962), Max Sciandri (1967), Jack O'Connell (1990), and Simon Webbe (1978).

Among CELEBRITIES In United Kingdom

Among celebrities born in United Kingdom, Murder of James Bulger ranks 7Before him are Joseph Merrick (1862), Millvina Dean (1912), Mary Anning (1799), Mary Mallon (1869), Christine Keeler (1942), and Louise Brown (1978).