BirthdayFebruary 13, 1942
BirthplaceLouisiana, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Wilbert Rideau

    Full name: Wilbert Rideau
    Also known as: Wilbert Rideau, Rideau, Wilbert
    Professions: American murderer

  2. Wilbert Rideau Biography

    Wilbert Rideau (born February 13, 1942) is a convicted killer and former death row inmate in Louisiana, as well as an author and award-winning prison journalist. Rideau was initially convicted of murder and served time in the Louisiana State Penitentiary (Angola). He was released in 2005 after being retried and convicted of the lesser charge of manslaughter.A Life magazine article in March 1993 referred to Rideau as "the most rehabilitated prisoner in America." While in prison, Rideau edited a prison magazine called The Angolite. He has also written several books and compilations.

  3. Wilbert Rideau Family

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