Elliot Rodger


 

 

 

Age: 22

 

Summary: British-born American mass murderer and son of The Hunger Games second unit assistant director Peter Rodger who was responsible for the 2014 Isla Vista killing spree in which he killed six people and injured 14 others near the campus of University of California-Santa Barbara when he stabbed three male roommates to death in his apartment, then drove to a Alpha Phi sorority house and shot dead two female students outside and also shot to death a male customer at a nearby delicatessen as he began to speed through the streets of Isla Vista, California by shooting and wounding several pedestrians and striking several others with his car before he exchanged gunfire with police during the attack that ended when his car crashed into a parked vehicle and came to a stop, who had described his childhood, family conflicts, frustration over not being able to find a girlfriend, his hatred of women, his contempt of racial minorities and interracial couples, and his plans for the killing spree in a lengthy autobiographical manuscript entitled My Twisted World that was made available on the Internet and became widely known as his "manifesto" prior to the rampage.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: July 24, 1991

 

Died: May 23, 2014

 

Location: Isla Vista, California