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CHARLES MANSON: THE PERSONIFICATION OF EVIL

November 21, 2017 GMT

Charles Manson may not have the high death total of other infamous criminals, but he endured for nearly half a century as the face of evil, even in an age in which mass shootings leave dozens dead at a time. Manson, the hippie cult leader who died Sunday at 83, was convicted of orchestrating the slaughter of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six other people over two successive August nights in Los Angeles.