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Public Enemy Number One

Actually, I sometimes have the same title when I’m with my conservative family.

The esteemed title actually belonged to notorious gangster John Dillinger.

Dillinger was the quintessential 1930s gangster with a drama-filled life and a death to match. 1.307 palabras más

Vintage Gansters

this day in crime history: march 3, 1934

On this date in 1934, notorious bank robber John Dillinger escaped from the Lake County jail in Crown Point, IN. Dillinger, who had been arrested in Tucson, AZ in January, was awaiting trial for the murder of a police officer. 148 palabras más

True Crime

17 Rare Photos Show The Brutal Lives Of Gangsters From The 1920s

Wonderful Life – For history lovers

In the early 20th century, Chicago was one of the most crime-ridden places in America. After the passage of Prohibition, in 1920, powerful gangs of bootleggers, gangsters, and smugglers formed to profit from illegal alcohol trafficking. 70 palabras más


Public Enemies

Or: I Am A Fugitive From The History Channel.

John Dillinger looked like a wolf; Johnny Depp is a ballroom sheik. Billie Frechette was Dillinger’s moll, small, plain, and scrappy; Marion Cotillard is a blank beauty searching for a character. 358 palabras más


4 Infamous Getaway Cars

In film and TV, getaway cars have captured our imagination. We think of them being used for daring escapes and can’t help but praise the driver’s ingenuity. 376 palabras más


John Dillinger's Dick.


Some seventy years ago

Ray was a Catholic kid at Holy Redeemer,

a DC school with nuns in black and white,

girls who flashed bare chapped knees… 320 palabras más

Adrian Fogelin