Why was Lewis Carroll suspected as Jack the Ripper?
His name was Charles Lutwidge Dodgson. He was an English writer, mathematician, logician, Anglican deacon and photographer. In the same year that he became a photographer he published his first piece of work under the name that would make him famous which was a very predictable little romantic poem called 'Solitude' that appeared under the authorship of 'Lewis Carroll'. He died 10 years after the ripper's killings and the theory goes when some one arranged sentences of his works and it would produce sayings that the ripper used in his letters.
How Lewis Carroll was ever added to the list of suspects in the Ripper crimes is a mystery to all who have studied the case. There seems to be no rhyme or reason to many of those on that list. Carroll just happened to be in London around the time of the Ripper murders, as were millions of others. The population of London in 1888 was about five million. Carroll was not Jack The Ripper… Read More
This is just another 'red herring' in this confounding case. Carroll was definitely a colorful character in his day but his biggest depravity would have to have been his drug addiction. Of the hundreds of Ripper suspects I find this one almost as amusing as the Jill The Ripper theory.
Scotland Yard detectives. It was easy once they received several letters signed Jack The Ripper. That made him the number one suspect.
His name has come up on suspect lists for the JTR crimes. But he was never a suspect according to Scotland Yard. Along with hundreds of others, who through the years have been named as possible suspects only because they were in London at the approximate time of the killings. The vast majority of Ripper suspects border on the ridiculous, such as the Jill The Ripper theory.
Charles Ludwidge Dodgson - "Lewis Carroll" as per the theory published in 1996 by Richard Wallace. However, like numerous other 'suspects' this theory lacks one thing - evidence.
there was 43 but most of them were suspected from small things like he was left handed
Jack The Ripper was never caught and identified so it would just be speculation as to his reaction to the fictional Sherlock Holmes. At the time of the murders Robert Louis Stevenson's Jekyll and Hyde was playing at the Lyceum in London. Many people thought that the play induced someone to kill, hence Jack The Ripper. It was even suspected that the American actor that played the mad doctor was in fact the Ripper.
No, C.S. Lewis's real name was Clive Staples Lewis, or as his friends called him, Jack. Charles Lutwidge Dodgson was Lewis Carroll's real name.
Jack the Ripper was never found.
jack the ripper was worse.
Jack The Ripper was never caught.
No. Jack the Ripper was just a serial killer.
The cast of Jack the Ripper - 2013 includes: James Hayward Brinkley as Jack the Ripper
There was many investigations about the Jack the ripper case. Every thing was done about the Jack the ripper. In those times, Scotland yard did every thing in their hands to try to cath the ripper. There was a villigance team in the east and more attempts to cath Jack the ripper,
Jack the Ripper sent a letter to the police saying at the end "Yours truly JACK THE RIPPER" ever since then it has been his alias
There is no evidence that Jack The Ripper had an acomplice. Killers like the Ripper usually work alone.
jack the ripper made his crimes in whitechapel London
Nobody knows who Jack the Ripper was.
toon into casebook jack the ripper and you will get a lot of information.
He's not. Jack The Ripper was never identified.
No one was never apprehended as the Jack the ripper.
Jack the ripper according to records he existed
Jack the ripper is dead his identity remains unknown to this day.
Jack the ripper only killed prostitutes
At the age of 48, she was mutilated and murdered by Jack the Ripper.
He was brutal and ripped open the women he killed.
It is unknown whether or not Jack the Ripper is alive. //I think it is fairly safe to assume that Jack The Ripper is dead. Considering that his crimes are 120+ years in the past.
Jack the Ripper was never found. No one knew who he was. Jack the Ripper could possibly be a doctor, as he knew his way around his victim's bodies.
I could not find a TV series on Jack The Ripper but there was a 1988 TV movie about the Ripper.
Since Jack The Ripper was never caught there is no way to know if had had children.
Jack the Ripper was also known as The Whitechapel Murderer and Leather Apron.
The Jack the ripper murders as we know, were in 1888. At 5 were attributed to him that year.
The area where Jack the Ripper carried out his crimes was Whitechapel.
Jack The Ripper was never caught so we don't know how he died.
Jack Carroll was born in 1942.
Jack The Ripper was the name of a 19th century seial killer murdering prostitutes in London's poverty-stricken east end. Everybody had their own idea of who the murderer was. Some involved with the case wrote about the crimes and gave their own opinion as to the identity of the Ripper, probably none were right. He was probably someone not even suspected, and carried out his crimes under the noses of Scotland Yard. For a killer… Read More
There so many books written about Jack the ripper but I could recomend 4 of them. Jack The Ripper-The 21st Century Investigation Trevor Marriott Release Date: September 2007 Publisher: Blake Publising Ripperology: A Study of the World's First Serial Killer And a Literary Phenomenon (True Crime Series) Robin Odell Release Date: April, 2006 Publisher: Kent State University Press Jack the Ripper: Scotland Yard Investigates Stewart P. Evans, Donald Rumbelow Release Date: 19 October, 2006 Publisher… Read More
Nobody knows who Jack the Ripper was, much less how much he was worth.
Since Jack The Ripper was never caught it is impossible to say if he had siblings.
Jack The Ripper was never caught so it's impossible to say.
They have not identified who Jack the ripper was and therefore no one can tell you if the offender had any family
He didn't. Jack the Ripper was never caught.
* No-one ever knew who Jack the Ripper was * Jack the Ripper was never sent to jail * Jack the Ripper's crimes were committed in 1888. * That was 120 years ago. Now, ask your question again!
1888 Most criminal historians agree that Jack The Ripper continued to kill after 1888. In the book by Patricia Cornwell Jack the Ripper Case Closed there is compelling proof that the Ripper crimes contiuned into the early 20th century.
No one was caught for the Ripper murders.
Jack the Ripper was a horrible man born quite awhile ago. He killed innocent prostitutes. They never found Jack the Ripper but they believe he did this because he got a sexual disease from a prostitute.
Until somebody can prove who Jack The Ripper really was we can't know when he died.
Jack The Ripper was never identified so there is no way to know about his formative years.
No. Vampires are fiction - that is not real - whereas Jack the Ripper was a real person.
The first victim of Jack The Ripper is Mary Ann Nichols.