Dil·lin·ger (dĭlĭn-jər), John 1903-1934.
American gangster who was intensively pursued by law enforcement for his role in a string of bank robberies and at least three murders. He died in a gun battle with FBI agents in front of the Biograph Theater in Chicago.
(click for a larger image)John Dillinger
photographed c. 1933
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