List of famous notorious robbers ever. The list includes names like Baby Face Nelson, Butch Cassidy, Frank James, Jesse James and John Dillinger.

Robbers, as the name suggests, are people who take illegal procession of something which they do not own. They try to snatch valuable items either by force or by threatening the owner of those items. It may seem that the crime may be small but many a times it involves violence and in some cases even fatalities. There are several types of robbery. When robbers commit their act by using deadly weapons, it is called armed robbery. There are many instances where robbers engaged themselves in criminal activities in public places like a highway then the incident is known as highway robbery. When robbers steal cars from parking lot, it is called carjacking. They also steal cars by threatening the owners of those cars. Robbers involved in bank robbery steal important belongings of bank by forcing and threatening bank employees and customers of bank. Generally bank robbery occurs mostly in cities and large towns when banks are known to have more customers leading to higher amounts of cash stored at the bank. Issues like unemployment and poverty can play a dominant role in the occurrence of a robbery. What follows is a collection of the biographies, timelines, trivia and other information about the professional and personal lives of some of the world's most notorious robbers.

Assata Shakur Assata Shakur
Cuban, American
Jesse James Jesse James
American

Carlo Gambino Carlo Gambino
Italian, American

Frank James Frank James
American

Nate DoggNate Dogg
American
VeerappanVeerappan
Indian

Sundance KidSundance Kid
American

Dick TurpinDick Turpin
British

Edward BunkerEdward Bunker
American
Petey PabloPetey Pablo
American

Bruce ReynoldsBruce Reynolds
British
Charles AlbrightCharles Albright
American

Harvey LoganHarvey Logan
American

Caryl ChessmanCaryl Chessman
American
MarkMark
Australian

Bill DoolinBill Doolin
American
Elzy LayElzy Lay
American

Henry StarrHenry Starr
American

Mary FrithMary Frith
British
Claude DuvalClaude Duval
French, British
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Black BartBlack Bart
British, American
Gordon GoodyGordon Goody
Northern Irish

John NevisonJohn Nevison
British

Ronald BiggsRonald Biggs
British

Reginald KrayReginald Kray
British
Sam BassSam Bass
American