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  1. Mudgett Hill

From the recording Credenza

<p>HH Holmes is believed to be America's first documented serial killer. It was speculated he murdered 200 people. He was a medical doctor born&nbsp;<strong>Herman Webster Mudgett </strong>he&nbsp;later changed is name to HH Holmes - Dr. Henry Howard Holmes. He build a large home at 601-603 West 63rd Street in Chicago, ILL.&nbsp;he sometimes called the Castle or Midget Hill. &nbsp;He began his murder spree from 1888 to 1894. He once wrote:</p>
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<p><em>"I was born with the devil in me. I could not help the fact that I was a murderer, no more than the poet can help the inspiration to sing &mdash; I was born with the 'Evil One' standing as my sponsor beside the bed where I was ushered into the world, and he has been with me since."&nbsp;<cite>&ndash; H. H. Holmes</cite>&nbsp;&nbsp;</em></p>
<p><em>He died on May 7, 1897 by&nbsp;</em><em>hanging.</em></p>
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