Issei Sagawa

About Issei Sagawa

Birth Day: April 26, 1949
Birth Place: Japan
Birth Sign: Taurus

Issei Sagawa net worth

Issei Sagawa was born on April 26, 1949 in Japan who has a net worth 2020 of $100,000 .
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💰Issei Sagawa Net worth: $100,000 (Updated at 15 September 2020)


Five years after murdering and cannibalizing his classmate Renee Hartevelt in the early 1980s in Paris, France, this criminal was controversially allowed to live as a free man in his native Japan.

Before Fame

At the time he committed his crime, he was a doctoral student in literature at Paris' Sorbonne. He invited his victim to dinner and shot her after asking her to translate German poetry.


Following his release from prison, he appeared in a Japanese horror film and wrote reviews for a culinary publication before being widely shunned by employers and the Japanese media. A French judge ruled him legally insane; however, Japanese psychiatrists later declared him to be of sound mind.

Family Life

He was born and raised in an affluent family in Japan's Hyōgo Prefecture.

Associated With

He and American serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer both became infamous for their acts of cannibalism.