Ian Brady

Ian Brady

Birth
Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland
Death 15 May 2017 (aged 79)
Maghull, Metropolitan Borough of Sefton, Merseyside, England
Burial Buried or Lost at Sea
Memorial ID 179372392 · View Source
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Convicted Murderer. Brady, along with Myra Hindley, was convicted of killing 5 children in Greater Manchester, England, during the 1960s. The pair, dubbed the "Moors Murderers", carried out the killings from July 1963 to October 1965, sexually assaulting their victims and burying many of their bodies on Saddleworth Moor in the south Pennines. The couple's five victims were Pauline Reade, Keith Bennett, Lesley Ann Downey, John Kilbride and Edward Evans. Brady and Hindley were brought to trial on April 27, 1966, and on May 6, 1966, were found guilty. Both were jailed for life with a minimum recommended sentence of 30 years. When Brady was sentenced in 1966, the judge said he was "wicked beyond belief".

Bio by: Louis du Mort

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Louis du Mort
  • Added: 15 May 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 179372392
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ian Brady (2 Jan 1938–15 May 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 179372392, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Buried or Lost at Sea.