What was the largest massacre?

What was the largest massacre?

The Portadown massacre took place in November 1641 at what is now Portadown, County Armagh. Up to 100 mostly English Protestants were killed in the River Bann by a group of armed Irishmen. This was the biggest massacre of Protestant colonists during the 1641–42 uprising.

When was the biggest massacre in history?

Finally, we conclude this article, and what we consider to be the largest massacre in human history, the Sichuan massacre of 1945 and 1946. It is said that millions of people were killed in the city of Sichuan during this time.

Who killed the most humans in history?

The most prolific modern serial killer is arguably Dr. Harold Shipman, with 218 probable murders and possibly as many as 250 (see “Medical professionals”, below)….Serial killers with the highest known victim count.

Name Luis Garavito
Country Colombia Ecuador Venezuela
Years active 1992 to 1999
Proven victims 138

Who massacred the Italians?

Ardeatine massacre
Date 24 March 1944
Deaths 335
Victims Italian political prisoners and civilians (including Jews)
Assailants Albert Kesselring Herbert Kappler Erich Priebke Karl Hass Kurt Mälzer Unnamed SS Unnamed SD Unnamed Gestapo

How many serial killers are there in America?

THERE may be up to 4,000 unidentified serial killers in the United States, experts say, with as many as 50 active at any one given time.

What are the Foibe in Italy?

In Italy the term foibe has, for some authors and scholars, taken on a symbolic meaning; for them it refers in a broader sense to all the disappearances or killings of Italian people in the territories occupied by Yugoslav forces.

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