Shannan Gilbert Biography, Age, Height, Death, Family, Wiki

Netflix’s new movie Lost Girls is out and everyone is buzzing about their real life character, Shannan Gilbert. Shannan is one of the victims of Long Island killer who is also known as Gilgo Killer/Seashore Serial Killer and Craigslist Ripper. She was born on 24th October 1986 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and even appeared in documentary 48 hours. Talking about her family then she was the oldest of four siblings and her mother Mari Gilbert was an advocate who fought bravely to solve murder mystery of Shannan. Shannan attended New Paltz High School and completed graduation when she was 16 years.

Shannan Gilbert Early life

She worked as hostess initially then also managed front desk manager prior before entering into prostitution. Prior before a year of her death, she just left Lace Party Girls in 2009 in order to start freelancing for several classified websites. Apart from this, she was an aspiring singer whose main source of inspiration was Mariah Carey. Later she even commenced coaching of online courses in communications and even auditions in Manhattan, New York.

Disappearance of Shannan

After a terrifying phone call on 911, she just disappeared in May 2010 and this case rocked the headlines of leading media at that time. Later in December 2011, her body was discovered in Ocean Parkway and during this time, other womens dead bodies were found as well. Authorities stated that there might be a serial killer roaming around the area. Even her driver and the man who hired her can be audible in the background of phone call who constantly telling her to leave that place.

Shannan Gilbert Biography

Real Name Shannan Maria Gilbert
Birth Date 24 October 1986
Aged 33 Years
Died 2010, Gilgo Beach, New York, U.S.
Birth Place Lancaster, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Scorpio

Shannan Gilbert Height, Weight and Body Measurement

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in centimeters – 172 cm  Approx
Weight in Kilograms – 58 kg  –  in Pounds –  127 lbs Approx
Body Measurements 33-25-35
Bra (Breast) Size 32B
Waist Size 25
Hip Size 35
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Dress Size 4 (US)
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim
Sexual Orientation Straight


School Not Known
College Not Known


Father Not Known
Mother Mari Gilbert
Sister Sarra Elizabeth Gilbert, Sherre Gilbert, Stevie Smith
Brother None

Shannan Gilbert Affairs (Relationship Status)

What was Shannan Gilbert marital status? (single, engaged, married, in relation or divorce) Single
How many children did Shannan Gilbert have? Not Known
Who was  Shannan Gilbert Boyfriend? Not Known

Favorite Things

Dream Holiday Destination Not Known
Book Not Known
Favorite Food Not Known

 Shannan Gilbert Cause of Death:

After relentless efforts of police department, her dead body was found nearby Jones Beach. The place where some of the personal things like jeans, purse, shoes and phone had been found just a few days before her body was discovered. Authorities said that she might had drowned while trying to walk through marshland but medical examiner stated exact cause of her death couldn’t be found yet. Even police said that there might be no connection of her death with suspected serial killer in the area as well.

Trivia: unknown facts about Shannan Gilbert :

  • She was born in Lancaster while raised in Ellenville.
  • From her school time, she was interested in acting and even participated in school production of “Annie”
  • Shannan was living in relationship with her boyfriend and even shared an apartment until her death in 2010.
  • At her younger age, she suffered from bipolar disorder and during that time, she lived with her aunt until she turned 18.
  • Gilbert had tattoo of cherries on her left wrist and whereas on right hand, had a tattoo of a scorpion.

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