John Wayne Glover an English-Australian serial killer known as The Granny Killer. Glover was a British expatriate living in Australia who targeted elderly women between 1989 and 1990. He was convicted for the murders of six women. John Wayne Glover committed suicide while in prison in 2005. Before Glover committed suicide, he gave an outside visitor a sketch of a park that showed two pine trees with the number nine in the middle. The number nine is said to either represent the total number of murders or the number of unsolved murders committed by Glover.
Serial Killer John Wayne Glover (aka) The Granny Killer, was active for 2 years between 1989-1990, known to have ( 6 confirmed / 13 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Australia
John Wayne Glover was born on November 26th 1932 in Midlands, area comprising central England. He was raised by his mother with several step-fathers and boyfriends. His mother, Freda Glover, died of breast cancer in 1989.
John Wayne Glover a heterosexual male citizen of Australia. He completed 9 years of school, no degree received. He married Gay Rolls. He had two daughters.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, and served time in jail. He was known to abuse alcohol and drugs.
In 1989 (Age 56/57) John Wayne Glover started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, strangle, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. He positioned or posed at least one body after death. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife and daughters in Mosman, Sydney, Australia, where he was known to work as a criminal, serial killer.
He was arrested on March 20th 1990 (Age 57), sentenced to life imprisonment, six life terms at a prison in Sydney, Australia.
John Wayne Glover died on September 9th 2005 (Age 72), cause of death: suicide, committed suicide by hanging himself in his prison cell at a prison in Sydney, Australia. John Wayne Glover committed suicide on September 9th 2005 (Age 72).
John Wayne Glover has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years ago.
The unlawful killing of two or more victims by the same offender(s), in separate events. Serial Killer as defined by the FBI at the 2005 symposium.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Name:||John Wayne Glover|
|Nickname:||The Granny Killer|
|Victims:||6 - 13|
|Years Active:||1989 - 1990|
|Ages Active:||56/57 - 57/58|
|Life Span:||1932 - 2005|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♐ Sagittarius |
Nov 22 - Dec 22
|Marital Status:||married Gay Rolls|
|Living With:||his wife and daughters in Mosman, Sydney, Australia|
|Occupation:||criminal, serial killer|
|D.O.B.:||Nov 26, 1932|
|Given Name:||John Wayne|
|Birth Location:||Midlands, area comprising central England|
|Raised By:||his mother with several step-fathers and boyfriends|
|Mother:||Freda Glover, died of breast cancer in 1989|
|Highest School:||9 years of school|
|Highest Degree:||no degree received|
|Arrested:||Mar 20, 1990 (Age 57)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment, six life terms|
|Prison Location:||a prison in Sydney, Australia|
|Death Date:||Sep 9, 2005 (Age 72)|
|Manner of Death:||suicide|
|Cause of Death:||committed suicide by hanging himself in his prison cell|
|Death Location:||a prison in Sydney, Australia|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 11 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer John Wayne Glover. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Nov 26 1932||John Wayne Glover was born in Midlands, area comprising central England. #19321126|
|Nov 26 1952|
|Nov 26 1962|
|Nov 26 1972|
|Nov 26 1982|
|John Wayne Glover started his serial killing spree. #1989|
|John Wayne Glover ended his serial killing spree. #1990|
|Mar 20 1990|
|John Wayne Glover arrested. #19900320|
|Nov 26 1992|
|Nov 26 2002|
|Sep 09 2005|
|John Wayne Gloverdied.cause of death:suicide,committed suicide by hanging himself in his prison cellat a prison in Sydney, Australia. #20050909|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as John Wayne Glover (1989-1990).
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|living with children||TRUE||268|
|kill at victims home||TRUE||323|
|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|father drug abuse||FALSE||192|
|mother drug abuse||FALSE||195|
|problems in school||FALSE||221|
|teased in school||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1733630600||Serial Killer Stranglers||Kevin Smith|| 164 Total Including |
|0786019549||Body Parts||Caitlin Rother||John Wayne Glover||2|
|1412958318||Current Perspectives in F...||Curt R. Bartol||John Wayne Glover||2|
|1412925908||Current Perspectives in F...||Curt R. Bartol||John Wayne Glover||2|
|0124042600||The Psychology of Serial...||Robert D. Keppel|| 5 Total Including |
|1782193650||The Evil Within - A Top M...||Trevor Marriott|| 14 Total Including |
|187547112x||Garden of Evil|| 3 Total Including |
|John Wayne Glover||1|
|1530643279||Granny Killer||Natalie Marshall||John Wayne Glover||1|
|140538140x||The Rough Guide to True C...||Cathy Scott|| 3 Total Including |
Jerome Jerry Brudos
|1741763304||Police Ethics|| 3 Total Including |
|John Wayne Glover||1|
|1405381396||The Rough Guide to True C...||Rough Guides||John Wayne Glover||1|
|1477232680||Con Trails/200 Sky Obscur...||Salvatore A. Joseph||John Wayne Glover||1|
John Wayne Glover (26 November 1932 – 9 September 2005) was an English Australian serial killer convicted of the murders of six elderly women, including Winifreda, Lady Ashton, widow of the famous English-Australian impressionist painter Sir Will Ashton (MBE), on Sydney's North Shore. Over a 14-month period in 1989/90, Glover killed six elderly women, for which he was dubbed in the press as the "Granny Killer".
John Wayne Glover is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database