Butch Cassidy Biography

Robert Leroy Parker, better known as Butch Cassidy, was a notorious American train robber, bank robber, and leader of the Wild Bunch gang in the American Old West.

After pursuing a career in crime for several years in the United States, the pressures of being pursued, notably by the Pinkerton detective agency, forced him to flee with an accomplice, Harry Alonzo Longabaugh, known as the Sundance Kid, and Longabaugh's girlfriend, Etta Place. The trio fled first to Argentina and then to Bolivia, where Parker and Longabaugh were probably killed in a shootout in November 1908. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Butch Cassidy
Full Name:
Robert LeRoy Parker
Nationality:
United States of America
Date of Birth:
April 13, 1866
Astrological Sign:
Aries
Date of Death:
November 7, 1908
Age at Death:
42
Cause of Death:
Firearm
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