William Heirens

 

 

Age: 83

 

Summary: notorious serial killer known as the "Lipstick Killer" who in 1946 confessed to three horrific murders in Chicago, then spent the rest of his life (more than 65 years) in prison despite questions about his guilt.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from diabetes

 

Born: November 15, 1928

 

Died: March 5, 2012

 

Location: Dixon, Illinois