Author:Jack the Ripper

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Jack the Ripper
(1865 – fl. 1888)
Also known as the Whitechapel Murderer and Leather Apron: serial killer of unknown identity, generally believed to have been active in the largely impoverished areas in and around the Whitechapel district of London in 1888.
Jack the Ripper


"Over the course of the Ripper murders, the police, newspapers, and others received hundreds of letters regarding the case. [...] Hundreds of letters claimed to have been written by the killer himself." — Excerpted from Jack the Ripper on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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