Bruce Burrell


Age: 63

Australian convicted kidnapper and double murderer who in 2006 was sentenced to serve life imprisonment plus 44 years for the 1995 disappearance and murder of 74-year-old wealthy Sydney widow Dorothy Davis and the 1997 abduction and murder of 39-year-old Kerry Whelan without revealing the location of his victims' bodies, whose conviction in Whelan's kidnapping and murder became one of Australia's most infamous crimes that ended after a decade-long fight for justice.

Cause of Death: Lung and liver cancer

Born: January 25, 1953

Died: August 4, 2016

Sydney, Australia