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Harold Shipman (1946–2004)

Dr. Harold Shipman was born the son of Vera and Harold Shipman. He was the middle of 3 children. His father was a lorry driver and his mother a home maker. In 1957 he studied at High Pavement grammar school (6th form). He was an avid rugby player as a child. His mother's lingering death from lung cancer in June 1963 had a profound effect on the ... See full bio »

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Dr Death
Dr Death Himself


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 2002 Harold Shipman: Measuring Evil (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Dr Death (TV Movie)
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 2014 Harold Shipman (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Catching Dr Death (2014) ... Himself (as Shipman)
- Driven to Kill (2014) ... Himself (uncredited)
 2001 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Doctor (segment "The Strange Case of Dr. Shipman")
- The Osprey/The Strange Case of Dr. Shipman/Not as Private as You Think (2001) ... Himself - Doctor (segment "The Strange Case of Dr. Shipman")
- Earth Liberation Front/The Pope's Maestro/The Strange Case of Dr. Shipman (2001) ... Himself - Doctor (segment "The Strange Case of Dr. Shipman")

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He murdered at least 218 people, making him the most prolific serial killers in history. See more »


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