Richard Chase

1950 - 1980

Richard Chase

Richard Trenton Chase (May 23, 1950 – December 26, 1980) was an American serial killer, rapist, cannibal, and necrophile who killed six people in the span of a month in Sacramento, California. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Chase has received more than 2,050,443 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 137th most popular extremist.

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  • 18

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    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among extremists, Richard Chase ranks 136 out of 182Before him are Anatoly Onoprienko, Perkin Warbeck, Tsutomu Miyazaki, Dean Corll, Dokka Umarov, and John Haigh. After him are Yigal Amir, Luis Garavito, Brigitte Mohnhaupt, Abu Ayyub al-Masri, Guy Burgess, and Dennis Nilsen.

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Among people born in 1950, Richard Chase ranks 183Before him are Yang Jiechi, Jon Polito, Erri De Luca, Seiichi Sakiya, Rebbie Jackson, and Nelsinho Baptista. After him are Pedro Juan Gutiérrez, Thomas Gottschalk, Derek de Lint, Martine Aubry, Bruce McGill, and Martin Short. Among people deceased in 1980, Richard Chase ranks 145Before him are Alberto Demicheli, Marian Spychalski, Rachel Roberts, Barbara O'Neil, Arend Heyting, and Rafael Paasio. After him are C. P. Snow, Vladimír Holan, Pyotr Masherov, José de Anchieta Fontana, Jimmy Durante, and Boris Delaunay.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Chase ranks 4,080 out of 12,171Before him are Casper Van Dien (1968), Don Nelson (1940), Warren Oates (1928), Ronnie Van Zant (1948), Roy E. Disney (1930), and Peter Lamborn Wilson (1945). After him are Gregory Benford (1941), Nelson A. Miles (1839), Barnum Brown (1873), James Thurber (1894), Marianne Moore (1887), and Leila Hyams (1905).

Among EXTREMISTS In United States

Among extremists born in United States, Richard Chase ranks 46Before him are Robert Hansen (1939), Dennis Rader (1945), Bugs Moran (1893), Louis Farrakhan (1933), Nancy Spungen (1958), and Charles Starkweather (null). After him are Stanley Williams (1953), Golden State Killer (1945), John Hinckley Jr. (1955), Joseph Paul Franklin (1950), Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold (1981), and Anwar al-Awlaki (1971).