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Wild Bill Hickock

Who was shot in the back while holding a poker hand of aces and eights?


Ans: WILD BILL HICKOCK

John Gotti

Who was known at “The Teflon Don”?


Ans: JOHN GOTTI

What outlaw did Sheriff Pat Garrett shoot in 1881?

What outlaw did Sheriff Pat Garrett shoot in 1881?

Whose sons committed a spree of roberies between 1931 and 1935?

Whose sons committed a spree of roberies between 1931 and 1935?

What mobster started Las Vegas as a gambling city?

What mobster started Las Vegas as a gambling city?

What couple was executed for selling A-bomb secrets to the Soviet Union?

What couple was executed for selling A-bomb secrets to the Soviet Union?

Who shot John Lennon while acting out scenes from the book Catcher in the Rye?

Who shot John Lennon while acting out scenes from the book Catcher in the Rye?


Notorious People

  • Medieval Romanian impalerVlad the Impaler
  • Fall River, MA woman accused of ax murders, 1892Lizzie Borden
  • Sheriff Pat Garrett killed himBilly the Kid (William Bonny)
  • Missouri gang shot up in Northfield, Minnesota James Gang
  • He shot Jesse JamesBob Ford
  • Brothers who were cohorts of the James GangThe Youngers
  • Gang shot up in Coffeyville, KansasDalton Gang
  • The Wild Bunch leaders Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid
  • The Wild Bunch’s hideout Hole in the wall
  • Jack McCall shot this man Wild Bill Hickok
  • Hickok was holding this poker hand Aces and eights (Dead man’s hand)
  • Wild Bill Hickok’s loverCalamity Jane
  • London killer of seven prostitutes, 1888 Jack the Ripper
  • Matriarch killed by G-men, 1935 Ma Barker
  • Meyer Lansky’s group Murder, Inc.
  • First public enemy #1John Dillinger
  • Mobster nicknamed “Machine gun”George Kelly
  • Mobster who built the Flamingo HiltonBenjamin “Bugsy” Siegel
  • “Lucky” crime boss“Lucky” Luciano
  • Chicago mobster jailed for tax evasion, a.k.a. “Scarface” Al Capone
  • Day “Bugs” Moran’s gang was killedSt. Valentine’s Day, 1929
  • Mobster who testified before the Senate, 1951Frank Costello
  • Couple gunned down by Louisiana police, 1934Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow
  • Man executed in 1936 for kidnapping Lindbergh baby Bruno Hauptman
  • 1950 robbery from a Boston garage ($2,775,000 stolen) Brink’s robbery
  • Pair imprisoned for kidnapping Bobby Franks Leopold and Loeb
  • Italian immigrants executed for murder in 1927 Sacco and Vanzetti
  • Couple executed for selling A-bomb secrets, 1951Ethel and Julius Rosenberg
  • Nebraska garbage man and mass murderer Carl Starkweather
  • He shot JFK Lee Harvey Oswald
  • He shot Lee Harvey Oswald Jack Ruby
  • He shot Robert Kennedy Sirhan Sirhan
  • He shot Martin Luther King, JrJames Earl Ray
  • Killer and cannibalizer of 17 men in MilwaukeeJeffrey Dahmer
  • Killer of 30 young women executed in Florida, 1989 Ted Bundy
  • He was court-martialed for the My Lai massacreLt. William Calley
  • American executed in 1977 by Utah firing squadGary Gilmore
  • Nickname for .44 Caliber Killer David Berkowitz Son of Sam (after his dog)
  • Nickname of Ilich Ramirez SanchezCarlos the Jackal
  • The Boston StranglerAlbert DeSalvo
  • The Hillside Strangler Kenneth Bianchi
  • The Night Stalker Richard Ramirez
  • The UnabomberTheodore Kaezynski
  • The Bird Man of Alcatraz Robert Stroud
  • The Long Island LolitaAmy Fischer
  • Skyjacker who parachuted from a 727 in 1971D.B. Cooper
  • Fake Howard Hughes biographerClifford Irving
  • Mustachioed Chinese arch-fiend Fu Manchu
  • Head of the Gambino crime family, “The Teflon Don” John Gotti
  • The People’s Temple suicide leader, 1978 Jim Jones
  • Branch Davidian leader in Waco, TX, 1993David Koresh
  • Navy spy family caught in 1985The Walkers
  • Man convicted in Oklahoma City bombingTimothy McVeigh
  • Exxon Valdez captain Capt. Joseph Hazelwood
  • He shot Ronald Reagan and James BradyJohn Hinkley, Jr.
  • He shot John LennonMark David Chapman
  • Cult leader and killer of nine in Los Angeles, 1969 Charles Manson
  • Terrorist executed by Navy Seals, 2011Osama bin Laden
  • He had millions put to death in CambodiaPol Pot
  • Financier indited in saving and loan scandal, 1989 Charles Keating
  • Company responsible for 2010 Gulf oil spillBP
  • Ken Lay and Jeff Skilling led this company to bankruptcy, 2001Enron
  • Man sent to prison for life for running ponzi scheme, 2009 Bernie Madoff
  • She shot J. R. Ewing on TV’s  Kristin Shepard
  • He released NSA secrets to to WikiLeaks in 2013 Edward Snowden

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