Japanese Murderers

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Rank the Most Wicked Japanese Murderers

 1 Issei Sagawa

Issei Sagawa.
Famous As: Public orator
Birthdate: April 26, 1949
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kobe, Hyogo, Japan

Issei Sagawa is a Japanese murderer, necrophile, and cannibal. He garnered international attention when he murdered, mutilated, cannibalized, and raped Renée Hartevelt's corpse for several days in Paris in 1981. Although he was arrested, Sagawa was released two years later after being found legally insane. Issei Sagawa has been the subject of many documentary films.

 2 Futoshi Matsunaga

Futoshi Matsunaga.
Famous As: Serial killer
Birthdate: April 28, 1961
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
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 3 Yukio Yamaji

Yukio Yamaji.
Famous As: Serial killer
Birthdate: August 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Japan
Died: July 28, 2009

 4 Iwao Hakamada

Iwao Hakamada.
Famous As: Boxer, Murderer
Birthdate: March 10, 1936
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Shizuoka, Shizuoka, Japan