Aileen Wuornos was an American serial killer responsible for killing seven men in Florida. The killings occurred between 1989 and 1990. During her trial, she claimed that she committed the murders in self-defense during her work as a prostitute. She was convicted and handed the death sentence. In 2002, she was executed by lethal injection.
She was the daughter of Diane Wuornos and Leo Dale Pittman. She had an elder brother named Keith. She became pregnant at the young age of 14 after being raped by a family friend. She gave birth to a boy who was placed for adoption. She married Lewis Gratz Fell in 1976. The marriage ended that same year.
Actress Charlize Theron won an Academy Award for portraying her in the 2003 film Monster.
was a famous American serial killer,
who was born on
February 29, 1956. As a person born on this date, Aileen Wuornos is listed in our database as the 1st
most popular celebrity for the day (February 29) and the 16th most popular for the year (1956).
People born on February 29
fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish.
Aileen Wuornos is the 119th most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Aileen Wuornos' birthday, Aileen Wuornos is the 947th most famous American and ranks 2nd in famous people born in Rochester, Michigan, U.S.
In general, Aileen Wuornos ranks as the 1617th
most popular famous person, and the 7th most popular serial killer of all time.
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