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Rockefeller

Christian Gerhartsreiter

Rockefeller Impostor Arrested In Baltimore Is Sentenced For Murder

A small, bespectacled German immigrant who invented a glamorous life for himself in the United States by posing as an heir to the fabled Rockefeller fortune was sentenced Thursday to 27 years to life in prison for a California cold-case murder.

08/15/2013

(AP Photo/CJ Gunther, Pool)

Rockefeller Impostor Ordered To Stand Trial

A German man who masqueraded as a Rockefeller and assumed many other identities was ordered to stand trial Tuesday in a California killing that baffled police for 26 years.

01/25/2012

(AP Photo/CJ Gunther, Pool)

Murder Charge Adds To Saga Of Rockefeller Impostor

A new chapter in the strange saga of a man who claimed to be a member of the storied Rockefeller family has opened with the filing of a murder charge in the disappearance of a Southern California man more than 25 years ago.

03/16/2011

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