19th Century Criminals
Find out more about the greatest 19th Century Criminals, including Billy the Kid, Al Capone, Ned Kelly, Jesse James and Lucky Luciano
Jack the RipperJack the Ripper
1865 AD, British
Serial Killer
H.H. Holmes H. H. Holmes
16 May 1861, American
Serial Killer

Lucky LucianoLucky Luciano
11 November 1897, Italian, American
Gangster

Jesse JamesJesse James
05 September 1847, American
American Outlaw & Gang Leader

Albert FishAlbert Fish
19 May 1870, American
Serial Killer

Billy the KidBilly the Kid
17 November 1859, American
Gunman
Ned KellyNed Kelly
31 May 1855, Australian
Bushranger

Butch CassidyButch Cassidy
13 April 1866, American
Criminal

Arnold RothsteinArnold Rothstein
17 January 1882, American
Racketeer
Franz von PapenFranz von Papen
29 October 1879, German
Former Vice-Chancellor of Germany

Ching ShihChing Shih
1775 AD, Chinese
19th Century Pirate
Alfred JodlAlfred Jodl
10 May 1890, German
Military Commander, Nazi War Criminal

Alfred RosenbergAlfred Rosenberg
12 January 1893, German
Nazi Party Ideologue, Author

Leon CzolgoszLeon Czolgosz
05 May 1873, American
Assassin of American President William McKinley

John Wesley HardinJohn Wesley Hardin
26 May 1853, American
Gunslinger

Ma BarkerMa Barker
08 October 1873, American
Matriarch of the Barker Family
Ike ClantonIke Clanton
1847 AD, American
Member of Brigand Group - The Cowboys

Charles J. GuiteauCharles J. Guiteau
08 September 1841, American
Guy who Assassinated the US President James A.

Belle GunnessBelle Gunness
11 November 1859, Norwegian, American
Serial Killer

Belle StarrBelle Starr
05 February 1848, American
Outlaw
Frank JamesFrank James
10 January 1843, American
Outlaw

Amelia DyerAmelia Dyer
1837 AD, British
Serial Killer
William M. TweedWilliam M. Tweed
03 April 1823, American
Politician

Zerelda MimmsZerelda Mimms
21 July 1845, American
Jesse James' Wife

Joe ProfaciJoe Profaci
02 October 1897, Italian, American
Mafia Boss
Mary Ann CottonMary Ann Cotton
31 October 1832, British
Serial Killer

Jane ToppanJane Toppan
31 March 1854, American
Serial killer
Hawley Harvey CrippenHawley Harvey Crippen
11 September 1862, American
Homeopath & Killer of His Wife

Bugs MoranBugs Moran
21 August 1893, Irish, Polish, American
Gangster

Louis BuchalterLouis Buchalter
06 February 1897, American
Gangster
Anna AndersonAnna Anderson
16 December 1896, Polish
Impostor

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William BurkeWilliam Burke
1792 AD, Irish
Criminal
Robert StroudRobert Stroud
08 January 1890, American
Writer

Nucky JohnsonNucky Johnson
20 January 1883, American
Politician

John ChristieJohn Christie
08 April 1899, British
serial killer

Sundance KidSundance Kid
1867 AD, American
Criminal
Mary Jane KellyMary Jane Kelly
1863 AD, Irish
Criminal
Tommy LuccheseTommy Lucchese
01 December 1899, Italian, American
Criminal

Jean LafitteJean Lafitte
25 September 1780, French, American
Pirate

Elmer McCurdyElmer McCurdy
01 January 1880, American
Robber

William C. QuantrillWilliam C. Quantrill
31 July 1837, American
Confederate guerrilla leader
Vincent ManganoVincent Mangano
28 March 1888, Italian, American
Criminal

Vincenzo PeruggiaVincenzo Peruggia
08 October 1881, Italian
Thief

Dean O'BanionDean O'Banion
08 July 1892, American
Mobster

James ColosimoJames Colosimo
16 February 1878, American
Criminal

Doc ScurlockDoc Scurlock
11 January 1849, American
Cowboy
Fritz HaarmannFritz Haarmann
25 October 1879, German
Serial killer

Grace MarksGrace Marks
30 June 1828, Canadian, Irish
Maid
Alferd PackerAlferd Packer
21 January 1842, American
Criminal, Serial killer

Elizabeth StrideElizabeth Stride
27 November 1843, Swedish
Serial Killer

Tommy GaglianoTommy Gagliano
29 May 1883, Italian, American
Mobster
Frankie YaleFrankie Yale
22 January 1893, American
Criminal

Giuseppe MorelloGiuseppe Morello
02 May 1867, American
Criminal
Marguerite AlibertMarguerite Alibert
09 December 1890, French
Courtesan

John Bodkin AdamsJohn Bodkin Adams
21 January 1899, British
Physician, Serial killer

Owney MaddenOwney Madden
18 December 1891, British, American
Gangster

Adam WorthAdam Worth
1844 AD, German
art thief

Harvey LoganHarvey Logan
1867 AD, American
Outlaw
Jack DragnaJack Dragna
18 April 1891, Italian
 

Friedrich JeckelnFriedrich Jeckeln
02 February 1895, German
Officer, Politician, War criminal

Bill DoolinBill Doolin
1858 AD, American
Robber

Paul RiccaPaul Ricca
14 November 1897, American
mobster
Violet GibsonViolet Gibson
31 August 1876, Irish
Criminal

Stefano MagaddinoStefano Magaddino
10 October 1891, American
Funeral director
Henri Désiré LandruHenri Désiré Landru
12 April 1869, French
Serial killer, Subdeacon, Accountant, Q3053339,

Black BartBlack Bart
1829 AD, British, American
Outlaw

Servant Girl AnnihilatorServant Girl Annihilator
American
Serial killer
Elisabeth BeckerElisabeth Becker
20 July 1923, German
Guard

Willie MorettiWillie Moretti
24 February 1894, Italian, American
 
Gaetano ReinaGaetano Reina
27 September 1889, American
gangster, businessperson

Boris SavinkovBoris Savinkov
31 January 1879, Ukrainian, Russian
Revolutionary

Sam BassSam Bass
21 July 1851, American
Outlaw
Béla KissBéla Kiss
1877 AD, Hungarian
Serial Killer

Gerda SteinhoffGerda Steinhoff
29 January 1922, German
Guard
Luigi LucheniLuigi Lucheni
22 April 1873, French, Italian
Assassin

Joe AielloJoe Aiello
20 September 1891, American
 

Khioniya GusevaKhioniya Guseva
1881 AD, Russian
Criminal

Sher Ali AfridiSher Ali Afridi
 
Maria BarbellaMaria Barbella
24 October 1868, Italian
Murderer
Gaetano BresciGaetano Bresci
10 November 1869, Italian
Anarchist

Hans von SalmuthHans von Salmuth
11 November 1888, German
Military General

Elzy LayElzy Lay
25 November 1868, American
Outlaw

Manuel Blanco RomasantaManuel Blanco Romasanta
18 November 1809, Spanish
Serial killer
Frederick Bailey DeemingFrederick Bailey Deeming
British
 

Enriqueta MartiEnriqueta Marti
02 February 1868, Spanish
Serial Killer

Gaston MeansGaston Means
11 July 1879, American
Private Detective

Roger TouhyRoger Touhy
18 September 1898, American
Crime boss

Giuseppe Marco FieschiGiuseppe Marco Fieschi
13 December 1790, French
Conspirator
Dagmar OverbyeDagmar Overbye
23 April 1887, Danish
Serial killer

Friedrich FlickFriedrich Flick
10 July 1883, German
Industrialist
Hermann PisterHermann Pister
21 February 1885, German
German officer

Gesche GottfriedGesche Gottfried
06 March 1785, German
Murderer
Olga Konstantinovna BriscornOlga Konstantinovna Briscorn
1776 AD, Russian
Serial Killer
MiramboMirambo
1840 AD, Tanzanian
Warlord