America, a country known for its tall skyscrapers, redwood forests, amazing beaches, sun-bleached hillsides and larger than life cities, has attracted tourists in thousands, thanks to its geographic mainstays. Then there is this influential lot of rich, famous, and powerful Americans and its king-sized attractions that has made the country even more tempting to the world outside. But under all the fun and beauty, lurks a doomed, depressing side of America. That is right! America has been home to some of history's classic lawbreakers, infamous crooks, and criminals who have time and again pushed America into headlines and for all the wrong reasons. Discover all about some of America's most infamous criminals in this section. We trail down the feats and deeds of some of America's most wanted criminals in the trivia, timeline, and interesting facts presented in the biographies below.
Ted BundyTed Bundy

24 November 1946

Andrew CunananAndrew Cunanan

31 August 1969

Jeffrey DahmerJeffrey Dahmer

21 May 1960

Charles MansonCharles Manson

12 November 1934

John GottiJohn Gotti

27 October 1940

John Wayne GacyJohn Wayne Gacy

17 March 1942

Ted KaczynskiTed Kaczynski

22 May 1942

Al CaponeAl Capone

17 January 1899

Ed GeinEd Gein

27 August 1906

Aileen WuornosAileen Wuornos

29 February 1956

Gary Leon Ridgway Gary Ridgway

18 February 1949

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Richard RamirezRichard Ramirez

29 February 1960

Edmund KemperEdmund Kemper

18 December 1948

Timothy McVeighTimothy McVeigh

23 April 1968

John DillingerJohn Dillinger

22 June 1903

H.H. Holmes H. H. Holmes

16 May 1861

George Hill HodelGeorge Hill Hodel

10 October 1907

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Richard Wershe Jr.Richard Wershe Jr.

18 July 1969

Lucky LucianoLucky Luciano

11 November 1897

Frank AbagnaleFrank Abagnale

27 April 1948

David Berkowitz David Berkowitz

01 June 1953

Whitey BulgerWhitey Bulger

03 September 1929

Henry HillHenry Hill

11 June 1943

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Billy the KidBilly the Kid

17 November 1859

James Earl RayJames Earl Ray

10 March 1928

Richard Leonard Kuklinski Richard Kuklinski

11 April 1935

Jesse JamesJesse James

05 September 1847

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Sammy GravanoSammy Gravano

12 March 1945

Scott PetersonScott Peterson

24 October 1972

John MeehanJohn Meehan

03 February 1959

Rodney AlcalaRodney Alcala

23 August 1943

Paul CastellanoPaul Castellano

26 June 1915

Bugsy SiegelBugsy Siegel

28 February 1906

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Susan AtkinsSusan Atkins

07 May 1948

Pretty Boy FloydPretty Boy Floyd

03 February 1904

Ross UlbrichtRoss Ulbricht

27 March 1984

Ottis TooleOttis Toole

05 March 1947

Susan SmithSusan Smith

26 September 1971

Brendan DasseyBrendan Dassey

19 October 1989

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Baby Face NelsonBaby Face Nelson

06 December 1908

Bernard MadoffBernard Madoff

29 April 1938

Richard SpeckRichard Speck

06 December 1941

Meyer LanskyMeyer Lansky

04 July 1902

Cary StaynerCary Stayner

13 August 1961

Lynette FrommeLynette Fromme

22 October 1948

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Carmine PersicoCarmine Persico

08 August 1933

Dean CorllDean Corll

24 December 1939

David Parker RayDavid Parker Ray

06 November 1939

Robert HansenRobert Hansen

15 February 1939

Larry HooverLarry Hoover

25 November 1950

Frank CostelloFrank Costello

26 January 1891

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Arnold RothsteinArnold Rothstein

17 January 1882

Butch CassidyButch Cassidy

13 April 1866

Patricia Dianne KrenwinkelPatricia Krenwinkel

03 December 1947

Anthony SpilotroAnthony Spilotro

19 May 1938

Michael FranzeseMichael Franzese

27 May 1951

Danny PorushDanny Porush

31 January 1957

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Anne BonnyAnne Bonny

08 March 1702

Lee Boyd MalvoLee Boyd Malvo

18 February 1985

Darlie RoutierDarlie Routier

04 January 1970

Danny GreeneDanny Greene

14 November 1933

Jerry BrudosJerry Brudos

31 January 1939

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Carl PanzramCarl Panzram

28 June 1892

Johnny TorrioJohnny Torrio

20 January 1882

Roy DeMeoRoy DeMeo

07 September 1942

Buck BarrowBuck Barrow

14 March 1903

Jared Lee LoughnerJared Lee Loughner

10 September 1988

Leon CzolgoszLeon Czolgosz

05 May 1873

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William M. TweedWilliam M. Tweed

03 April 1823

Bernie TiedeBernie Tiede

02 August 1958

Belle GunnessBelle Gunness

11 November 1859

William HeirensWilliam Heirens

15 November 1928

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Joe MasseriaJoe Masseria

17 January 1887

Michael SwangoMichael Swango

21 October 1954

Andrew FastowAndrew Fastow

22 December 1961