Related Information for Charles Manson Charles Milles Manson (born November 12th 1934, Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.) is an inmate serving life in the California penal system since his conviction in 1970 for involvement in multiple murders. Before the murders, he was on the distant fringe of the Los Angeles music industry, known as an experimental folk singer-songwriter. He also had a chance association with Beach Boy Dennis Wilson. After his arrest, recordings of songs written and performed by him were released commercially, attributed to.. read more