The assassin in series that the history registered with the alias of " Jack the Ripper " really existed. He did not constitute a personage of fantasy. His saga gave origin to an extensive collection of books, journalistic articles, theatrical stagings and to a vast movies.
At the end of the 19th century, London, the English capital, was the metropolis of the British empire. The low neighborhoods were composing the most marginal zone, in the eastern part of London, so called "East End". Another side, "West End", was where he was living the high English class. Inside East End's was located Whitechapel's district, one of the poorest and troubled. It is here where Jack had his estate of hunt during 1988.
WHO WAS JACK THE RIPPER?
Jack the Ripper was a man of medium stature, very well dressed and in the habit of frequenting the streets of the neighborhood Whitechapel in London. The streets were dark and cloudy, lighted by small Chinese lanterns and candles. It was in these nights when Jack was coming to visit the prostitutes who were abounding in those streets of the most marginal London.
His crimes early became famous and everybody in the streets of Whitechapel became frightended . His victims were in a distressing condition. The assassin had the precision of a magnificent surgeon of the epoc. He opened in channel his victims, leaving at sight everything that they had inside.
The five victims of Jack the Ripper were prostitute women. Most of people think that the victims of Jack were this five women:
Mary Ann Nichols , murdered at Friday 31st of Agoust in 1888.
Annie Chapman , murdered at Saturday 8th of September in 1888.
Elizabeth Stride , murdered at Sunday 30 of September in 1888.
Catherine Eddowes , murdered at the same night as Stride.
Mary Jane Kelly , murdered at Friday 9 of November in 1888.