Cayetano Santos Godino Known as Petiso Orejudo ("the Big-eared Midget"). Teenage arsonist, animal killer and child murderer with congenital syphilis. At the age of 10 Godino was aressted after his mother called the police over Godino's compulsive masturbation resulting in a two-month jail term. Arrested at age 16 in 1912 for killing four children, one victim had a nail hammered it into the side of the skull. During the same time he also tried to kill seven more. Interned in 1913 in a reformatory, where he tried to kill other immates, and from 1915 in prison. Died in jail in 1944 when he was found dead in his cell. The offical cause was internal bleeding caused possibly tied to a gastrities outbreak. Godino was among the first Argentinian serial killers the first was Cayetano Grossi.
Serial Killer Cayetano Santos Godino (aka) Petiso Orejudo, the Big-eared Midget, was active for 1 year in 1912, known to have ( 4 confirmed / 4 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: Argentina
Cayetano Santos Godino was born (Cayetano Santos Godino) on October 31st 1896 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He was raised by Both Parents Lucia and Fiore Godino. He had 7 Brothers. His father, Fiore Godino. His mother, Lucia Ruffo. His mother and father abused alcohol and/or drugs. During his education he had academic, social or discipline problems. Cayetano Santos Godino was physically psychologically abused at some point of his life.
Cayetano Santos Godino a male citizen of Argentina.
Prior to his spree he had killed, commited crimes, and served time in jail.
In 1912 (Age 15/16) Cayetano Santos Godino started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims.
He was arrested on December 4th 1912 (Age 16), convicted on January 4th 1913 (Age 16), sentenced to life in reformatory later transferred to penitentiary at Ushuaia Penitentiary. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Cayetano Santos Godino died on November 15th 1944 (Age 48), cause of death: internal bleeding caused by a gastrities outbreak at Ushuaia Penitentiary.
Cayetano Santos Godino has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years ago.
|Name:||Cayetano Santos Godino|
|Nickname:||Petiso Orejudo, the Big-eared Midget|
|Victims:||4 - 4|
|Years Active:||1912 - 1912|
|Ages Active:||15/16 - 15/16|
|Life Span:||1896 - 1944|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♏ Scorpio |
Oct 23 - Nov 22
|D.O.B.:||Oct 31, 1896|
|Birth Name:||Cayetano Santos Godino|
|Birth Location:||Buenos Aires, Argentina|
|Raised By:||Both Parents Lucia and Fiore Godino|
|Arrested:||Dec 4, 1912 (Age 16)|
|Convicted:||Jan 4, 1913 (Age 16)|
|Sentence:||life in reformatory later transferred to penitentiary|
|Prison Location:||Ushuaia Penitentiary|
|Death Date:||Nov 15, 1944 (Age 48)|
|Cause of Death:||internal bleeding caused by a gastrities outbreak|
|Death Location:||Ushuaia Penitentiary|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Cayetano Santos Godino. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Oct 31 1896||Cayetano Santos Godino was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. #18961031|
|Cayetano Santos Godino started his serial killing spree. #1912|
|Dec 04 1912|
|Cayetano Santos Godino arrested. #19121204|
|Cayetano Santos Godino ended his serial killing spree. #1912|
|Jan 04 1913|
|Cayetano Santos Godino was convictedand sentenced to life in reformatory later transferred to penitentiary at Ushuaia Penitentiary. #19130104|
|Oct 31 1916|
|Oct 31 1926|
|Oct 31 1936|
|Nov 15 1944|
|Cayetano Santos Godinodied.cause of death:internal bleeding caused by a gastrities outbreakat Ushuaia Penitentiary. #19441115|
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|mother drug abuse||TRUE||195|
|problems in school||TRUE||221|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
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Cayetano Santos Godino (October 31, 1896 – November 15, 1944), also known as "Petiso Orejudo" or "Leandro Ajalla" ("Macrotous Runt"), was an Argentinian serial killer who terrorized Buenos Aires at the age of 16. In the early 20th century, he was responsible for the murder of four children, the attempted murder of another seven children, and seven counts of arson.
Cayetano Santos Godino is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database