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Bonnie & Clyde
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Outlaw Clyde Chesnut Barrow, the partner-in-crime of Bonnie Parker, was born March 24, 1909, near Telico, Texas.
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Biography about the famous outlaw
John Wesley Hardin
Biography of the forty something killer
Curly Bill Brocius
Born somewhere in Texas about 1840 – an ugly gunslinger who'd kill a man on the least provocation and laugh over a card game an hour later.
Herring was born in 1870 in Eastland County, Texas. Almost from the beginning, Herring was an outlaw and felt destined to continue his ill–conceived lifestyle.
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