Women began to disappear in Seattle in 1974. On a monthly basis after that, other women mysteriously vanished. It was not until July 1979 that a jury found Bundy guilty and ended the reign of a man who murdered more than 20 girls.
The ultimate hippie leader with a difference. Together with his followers, Manson pioneered a new revolution - a helter-skelter of bloody and remorseless killing that brought a new, sinister meaning to the term The Family.
In 1978, deep in the jungles of Guyana, the Reverend Jim Jones gathered nearly 1000 followers around him, and with a simple promise, persuaded them to commit the greatest 'revolutionary' mass suicide of the 20th century.
During 1978 a civil servant who lived in London became Britain's worst mass murderer. Dennis Nilsen lured at least fifteen young men back to his flat, murdered them and then disposed of their remains down the sewer.
The third and final part of the series on Joseph Stalin focuses on his desperately cruel and despotic rule. Stalin could tolerate no other leaders and systematically liquidated anyone he thought was a potential threat to his authority.