Willie Sutton Biography

William Francis "Willie" Sutton, Jr. was a prolific American bank robber. During his forty-year criminal career he stole an estimated $2 million, and eventually spent more than half of his adult life in prison and escaped three times. For his talent at executing robberies in disguises, he gained two nicknames, "Willie the Actor" and "Slick Willie." Sutton is known, albeit apocryphally, for the urban legend that he said that he robbed banks "because that's where the money is." Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Willie Sutton
Date of Birth:
June 30, 1901
Astrological Sign:
Cancer
Date of Death:
November 2, 1980
Age at Death:
79
Cause of Death:
Emphysema
Marriages
Willie Sutton Timeline
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