Robert Hansen

1939 - 2014

Robert Hansen

Robert Christian Hansen (February 15, 1939 – August 21, 2014), known in the media as the "Butcher Baker," was an American serial killer. Between 1971 and 1983, Hansen abducted, raped, and murdered at least 17 women in and around Anchorage, Alaska; he hunted many of them down in the wilderness with a Ruger Mini-14 and a knife. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Hansen has received more than 3,489,926 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 116th most popular extremist.

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  • 19

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  • 3.39

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among extremists, Robert Hansen ranks 116 out of 182Before him are Mary Bell, John Bodkin Adams, Aldrich Ames, Leopold and Loeb, Richard Ramirez, and Harold Shipman. After him are Dennis Rader, Bugs Moran, Luis Posada Carriles, Jack Unterweger, Jalaluddin Haqqani, and Mohamed Atta.

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Among people born in 1939, Robert Hansen ranks 181Before him are Jane Alexander, Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya, James Mancham, Nông Đức Mạnh, Pilar Bardem, and Peter Revson. After him are Leonid Kanevsky, James Galway, Brenda Vaccaro, Sandro Salvadore, Phil Read, and Ileana Cotrubaș. Among people deceased in 2014, Robert Hansen ranks 146Before him are Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, Emmanuel III Delly, William R. Pogue, Michael Sata, Shulamit Aloni, and U. R. Ananthamurthy. After him are Paul Mazursky, José Policarpo, Assi Dayan, Gerd Albrecht, Vasiľ Biľak, and Marie Dubois.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Hansen ranks 3,270 out of 12,171Before him are Sarah Paulson (1974), Eric Carle (1929), Jack Klugman (1922), Robert M. Parker Jr. (1947), Drew Gilpin Faust (1947), and Jack Sharkey (1902). After him are Stefanie Powers (1942), Mary Blair (1911), Sally Ride (1951), Virginia E. Johnson (1925), Paul Mazursky (1930), and Edith Head (1897).

Among EXTREMISTS In United States

Among extremists born in United States, Robert Hansen ranks 40Before him are Stand Watie (1806), Joseph Valachi (1904), David Berkowitz (1953), Aldrich Ames (1941), Leopold and Loeb (1905), and Richard Ramirez (1960). After him are Dennis Rader (1945), Bugs Moran (1893), Louis Farrakhan (1933), Nancy Spungen (1958), Charles Starkweather (null), and Richard Chase (1950).