Charles Starkweather

Charles Starkweather


Charles Raymond Starkweather was an American teenaged spree killer who murdered eleven people, all but one during a two-month road trip with his 14-year-old girlfriend, Caril Ann Fugate, in Nebraska and Wyoming. The couple was captured on January 29, 1958. Starkweather was executed seventeen months later, while Fugate served 17 years in prison.… Read More

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1938 Birth Born on November 24, 1938.
1949 10 Years Old Starkweather taught Fugate how to drive, and one day she crashed his 1949 Ford into another car. … Read More


1957 18 Years Old Late on November 30, 1957, in Lincoln, Starkweather became angry at service station attendant Robert Colvert for refusing to sell him a stuffed animal on credit. … Read More
…  All but one of Starkweather's victims were killed between January 21 and January 29, 1958, the date of his arrest. … Read More


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Starkweather's electrocution in 1959 was the last execution in Nebraska until 1994. … Read More
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