H. H. Holmes And he didn't renovate the hotel, he built it. It was originally apartments but he turned it into a hotel to capitalize on the business he would get for the world fair which was to be held only a short distance from his location.
Vera Renczi, a stunningly beautiful woman, was also one of the most prolific female serial killers in history. Born in 1903 in Bucharest, Romania into wealth and privilege, by the age of 15 she had engaged in numerous affairs .If she suspected they were being unfaithful, the men were given a dose of arsenic. Vera confessed to killing both husbands and her son. Lorenzo discovered her secret and attempted to blackmail her. Vera Renczi was convicted on 35 counts of murder.