NAME: Ian Brady aka "The Moors Murderer"
CONVICTION: Life in prison
SPAN OF MURDERS: July 1963 - October 1965
NUMBER OF VICTIMS: 5
SENTENCE: Life in prison
DATE OF BIRTH: 02/01/1938
Ian Brady is a notorious Scottish serial killer. Brady is primarily known for his role in a series of murders that took place in Greater Manchester between 1963 and 1965. These were dubbed the Moors murders, as several victims were buried along the Saddleworth Moor near Oldham in Lancashire.