22. Italy – The Soap Maker of Correggio

Three women vanished from the Northern Italian town of Correggio within the space of a year. Locals looked at local shopkeeper and fortune teller Leonarda Cianciulli for answers. When they uncovered the truth behind the disappearances, the story caused a ripple throughout the world. Not only did this mother of four murder her friends, she used their remains and made it into soap and cakes.

For pictures and more information, join us on Facebook

Want to become a Patron of the podcast? Visit our page at Patreon



La saponificatrice die Correggio


Make bodies into soap – Leonarda Cianciulli


The Unknown History of Misandry



The Cianciulli Case                                                                             

Created and produced by Sonya Lowe

Narrated by: Noel Vinson

Researched & Produced by Two Red Romans Productions

Music: “Nordic Medieval” by Marcus Bressler

Background track: Doblado Studios: https://www.youtube.com/c/DobladoStudios

This True Crime Podcast was researched using open source or archive materials.

Leave a Reply