Is Jack The Ripper Gay?
There is every indication that he was not. Homosexual serial killers will usually kill men and/or boys. Jeffrey Dahmer killed young boys and men. John Wayne Gacy's victims were all male. Wayne Williams, the Atlanta Child killer, killed mostly boys and young men. I think he did kill one or two girls.
Jack The Ripper killed women, prostitutes to be precise. He was most likely a heterosexual man with an extreme hatred of women. There are still some people that think the Ripper was a woman (Jill The Ripper). This is rediculous too. He was a man, most likely white under the age of 30. This is not entirely speculation, but based on what is now known about serial murderers.
Francis Tumblety was an Irish-American (1833-1903) that has surfaced in at least one book to be a Ripper suspect. Tumblety was allegded to have been in London during at least some of the murders. But other than that, there has never been any evidence that he was Jack The Ripper. There was the rumor that Tumblety was homosexual, a rumor with some merit. The Whitechapel murders was undoubtedly the work of a hetosexual man. Gay…