In 1893, just blocks from where Walt Disney’s father helped build the Chicago World’s Fair, another construction project was underway. A hotel nearly a city block long would become home to the first known American serial killer — H.H. Holmes. In this installment of hiSTORY, Glenn tells the shocking story that ended the lives of an estimated 200 women.
Watch the video below for a sneak peak and answers to these detailed questions:
• What did the serial killer name his hotel?
• Why did he use multiple contractors to build his house of horrors?
• Which killer fascinated H.H. Holmes?