Brendan Smyth

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Brendan Smyth
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Full Name: Brendan Smyth
Alias: Father Smyth
Origin: Ireland
Occupation: Catholic Priest
Crimes: Pedophilia
Rape and sexual abuse
Type of Villain: Religious Rapist


Brendan Smyth (June 8th, 1927 – August 22nd, 1997) was an Irish child molester and rapist, using his position as priest in the Roman Catholic Church to obtain access to his victims for 40 years. Smyth sexually abused and indecently assaulted over 100 children in parishes in Belfast, Dublin, and the United States. He was arrested in 1994 and died in 1997.