Diogo Alves

 History
Given Name(s): Diogo
Surname(s): Alves
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 1810
Birth Place: Samos, Spain
Death Date: 1841 February 19
Death Place: Lisbon, Portugal
Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diogo_Alves
Description: Spanish-born Portuguese serial killer who robbed and killed several dozen people between 1836 and 1840. He was hanged for his crimes, after which his head was removed from his body for scientific purposes. It has since been preserved in a jar of formaldehyde and remains in a good and presentable state to this day.

Categories

Type: murderer