History Hop Tags - Bank

Bank - Notable Historical Events

Jesse JamesFeb 13, 1866

FDRMar 5, 1933

HitlerMar 16, 1933

John DillingerJun 10, 1933

Willie SuttonFeb 9, 1947

Donna CaponiSep 14, 1980

Kathy WhitworthMay 12, 1985

Robert Alan LitchfieldJan 20, 1987

chris johnsonMay 21, 1995

Laura DaviesAug 25, 1996

Yasser ArafatJan 19, 1997

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Bank - Historical Events
Date Event
681-08-09

Bulgaria is founded as a Khanate on the south bank of the Danube, after defeating the Byzantine armies of Emperor Constantine IV south of the Danube delta.

1607-01-13

The Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain.

1614-04-25

Amsterdam Bank of Loan forms

1661-07-16

1st banknotes in Europe are issued by Bank of Stockholm

1694-07-27

Bank of England granted 12 year charter by Act of Parliament

1714-09-07

Treaty of Baden: Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI & France, ends War of Spanish Succession, French retain Alsace, Austria gets bank of Rhine

1732-08-01

Foundations laid for Bank of England

1781-05-26

Bank of North America incorporates in Philadelphia

1781-08-05

Battle at Dogger Bank: Dutch fleet vs English fleet

1781-12-31

Bank of North America, 1st US bank opens

1782-01-07

1st US commercial bank, Bank of North America, opens in Philadelphia

1791-02-25

1st Bank of US chartered

1791-12-12

Bank of US opens

1793-04-15

Bank of England hands out first £5 note

1797-02-26

Bank of England issues first £1-note

1799-09-01

Bank of Manhattan Company opens in NYC (forerunner to Chase Manhattan)

1811-12-26

A theater fire in Richmond, Virginia kills the Governor of Virginia George William Smith and the president of the First National Bank of Virginia Abraham B. Venable.

1814-03-25

Netherlands Bank established

1814-04-05

Netherlands Bank issues its 1st banknotes

1816-04-10

2nd Bank of US chartered

1816-12-02

1st savings bank in US opens (Philadelphia Savings Fund Society)

1817-01-07

2nd Bank of US opens

1819-07-03

1st savings bank in US (Bank of Savings in NYC) opens its doors

1829-07-04

The first London bus "omnibus", operated by George Shillibeer, begins service between Marylebone Road and Bank Junction

1831-03-19

1st US bank robbery (City Bank, NY/$245,000)

1832-07-10

President Jackson vetoed legislation to re-charter 2nd Bank of US

1834-03-28

Senate censure President Jackson for taking fed deposits from Bank of US

1848-01-09

1st commercial bank in SF established

1858-06-29

Treaty of Algun, China cedes north bank of Amur River to Russia

1858-08-17

1st bank in Hawaii opens

1860-06-12

The State Bank of the Russian Empire is established.

1863-06-20

1st bank chartered in US (National Bank of Davenport Iowa)

1863-06-29

Very 1st First National Bank opens in Davenport, Iowa

1865-01-19

NV Suriname Bank established

1866-02-13

Jesse James holds up his 1st bank, Liberty, Missouri ($15,000)

1866-10-30

Jesse James gang robs bank in Lexington Missouri ($2000)

1867-03-02

Jesse James gang robs bank in Savannah Missouri, 1 dead

1867-05-23

Jesse James gang robs bank in Richmond, Missouri (2 die, $4,000 taken)

1867-06-27

Bank of California opens doors

1868-03-20

Jesse James Gang robs bank in Russelville, Kentucky, of $14,000

1868-12-07

Jesse James gang robs bank in Gallatin Missouri, kills 1

1871-06-03

Jesse James & his gang robs Obocock Bank (Corydon Iowa), of $15,000

1871-07-03

Jesse James robs bank in Corydon, Iowa ($45,000)

1872-04-12

Jesse James gang robs bank in Columbia, Kentucky (1 dead/$1,500)

1873-09-20

Panic sweeps NY Stock Exchange (railroad bond default/bank failure) NY shut banks for 10 days due to a bank scandal

1874-06-28

Freedmen's Bank closes

1876-09-07

Bank robbery by James/Younger fails (Cole/Bob/Jim Younger arrested)

1877-09-20

Chase National Bank opens in NYC (later merges into Chase Manhattan)

1879-01-25

The Bulgarian National Bank is founded.

1886-08-31

Crocker-Woolworth National Bank organized

1889-04-03

Savings Bank of Order of True Reformers opens in Richmond, Va

1890-10-15

Alabama Penny Savings Bank organizes in Birmingham

1892-10-05

Dalton Gang ends in shoot-out in Coffeville, Kansas bank holdup

1896-08-26

Armenian revolutionairy assault on Ottoman Bank Constantinople

1897-02-01

Shinhan Bank, the oldest bank in South Korea, opens in Seoul.

1901-07-24

O. Henry is released from prison in Austin, Texas after serving three years for embezzlement from a bank.

1904-10-17

Bank of Italy (Bank of America) opens its doors

1907-05-11

Bank of San Francisco incorporated

1907-08-01

Bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, SF

1908-08-17

Bank of Italy opens new HQ at Clay & Montgomery

1911-01-03

US postal savings bank inaugurated

1915-01-24

German-British sea battle at Dogger Bank & Helgoland

1917-01-02

Royal Bank of Canada takes over Quebec Bank

1917-03-01

1st federal land bank chartered

1919-07-21

Dirigible crashes through bank skylight killing 13 (Chicago, Ill)

1920-06-05

1st rivet driven on Bank of Italy headquarters at 1 Powell

1921-06-30

The South African Reserve Bank is established.

1924-10-31

World Savings Day was announced in Milan, Italy, by the Members of the Association at the 1st International Savings Bank Congress (World Society of Savings Banks).

1927-03-01

Bank of Italy becomes a Natl Bank

1930-11-03

Bank of Italy becomes Bank of America

1930-12-11

Bank of the United States closes in New York City

1931-05-11

Credit-Anstalt, Austria's largest bank, fails, beginning financial collapse of Central Europe

1933-03-01

Bank holidays declared in 6 states, to prevent run on banks

1933-03-05

FDR proclaims 10-day bank holiday

1933-03-06

FDR declares a nationwide bank holiday

1933-03-16

Hitler names Hjalmar Schacht, president of Bank of Germany

1933-06-10

John Dillinger robs his first bank, in New Carlisle, Ohio. He takes $10, 600

1933-10-23

John Dillinger and his gang rob Central National Bank, in Greencastle, Indiana. They take $75, 000

1934-01-01

Federal Deposit Insurance Corp (US bank guarantor) effective

1934-01-15

While robbing the First National Bank in East Chicago, Indianapolis, Dillinger is shot several times by officer William O'Malley, but survives because he is wearing a bullet proof vest.

1934-02-08

Export-Import Bank organizes in Washington, DC

1934-02-12

Export-Import Bank incorporates

1934-03-29

Bank of Travail in Belgium, socialist workers' movement bankrupt

1934-07-03

FDIC pays off 1st insured depositors, Fon du Lac Bank, East Peoria IL

1934-10-22

In East Liverpool, Ohio, notorious bank robber Pretty Boy Floyd is shot and killed by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents.

1934-11-27

Bank robber Baby Face Nelson dies in a shoot-out with the FBI.

1935-03-11

Bank of Canada opens

1936-01-14

L M (Mario) Giannini elected president of Bank of America

1937-03-15

1st blood bank forms (Chicago IL)

1938-01-11

Frances Moulton elected 1st woman president of a US national bank

1941-12-09

300 Montgomery, SF opens as new Bank of America HQ

1944-05-09

1st eye bank opens in New York

1944-07-01

Bretton Woods Conference starts, establishing IMF & World Bank

1944-09-02

Belgium's Emissie bank closes

1944-11-15

Surprise attack on office of Nethche Bank

1945-12-27

The World Bank was created with the signing of an agreement by 28 nations.

1946-02-14

Bank of England nationalized

1946-02-15

Bank of England nationalized

1946-03-01

British government takes control of Bank of England, after 252 years

1946-03-01

The Bank of England is nationalised.

1946-11-12

A branch of the Exchange National Bank in Chicago, Illinois opens the first ten drive-up teller windows.

1947-02-09

Bank robber Willie Sutton escapes jail in Philadelphia

1949-04-25

Michael Brown, rocker (Left Bank-Don't Walk Away Renee)

1950-03-09

Willie Sutton robs Manufacturers Bank of $64,000 in NYC

1950-04-24

Jordan formally annexes the West Bank

1952-04-15

Franklin National Bank issues 1st bank credit card

1955-03-31

US Assay Office in Seattle, Washington closes Chase National (3rd largest bank) & Bank of the Manhattan Company (15th largest bank) merge to form Chase Manhattan

1955-04-30

Imperial Bank of India nationalized

1955-10-01

Piet Lieftinck becomes director v/h IMF (World bank)

1958-04-01

Marshal Nikolai Bulganin becomes director of Soviet State Bank

1958-08-15

Soviet Marshal Bulganin resigns as director of State Bank

1960-01-01

Bank of France issues new franc, worth 100 times the value of existing francs

1960-04-04

Project Ozma begins at Green Bank radio astronomy center

1960-09-27

Europe's 1st "moving pavement" (travelator), opens at Bank station on the London Underground

1961-01-01

Largest check issued, Natl Bank of Chicago to Sears ($960.242 billion)

1963-01-01

G Woods succeeds Eugene Black as president of the World Bank

1967-03-01

Queen Elizabeth Hall (South Bank Center) opens in London

1967-05-01

Jelle Zijlstra becomes president of Netherlands Bank

1967-11-29

Robert McNamara elected president of World bank

1969-10-15

Bank of America World Headquarters (555 California) dedicated

1969-12-12

Bomb attack on bank in Milan, 14 killed

1972-05-26

The British state-owned travel firm Thomas Cook & Son is sold to a consortium of private businesses headed by the Midland Bank.

1973-11-30

M T Ghani scores 104 on FC debut for Commerce Bank (Pak) age 44

1974-10-08

Franklin National Bank collapses due to fraud and mismanagement; at the time it was the largest bank failure in the history of the United States.

1975-09-18

Heiress-turned-bank robber Patricia Campbell Hearst captured by FBI in SF

1976-01-22

Bank robbery in Beirut nets $20-50 million (record)

1976-09-24

Newspaper heiress Patricia Hearst sentenced to 7 years for her part in a 1974 bank robbery. Released after 22 months by Pres Carter

1977-03-01

Bank of America adopts the name VISA for their credit cards

1978-01-31

Israel turns 3 milt outposts in West Bank into civilian settlements

1978-07-12

Sun Bank Building opens

1979-02-01

Patricia Hearst is released from a SF prison for bank robbery

1979-10-14

Amy Alcott wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic

1980-09-14

Donna Caponi Young wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic

1980-10-09

1st consumer use of home banking by computer by United American Bank in Knoxville Tn

1980-12-05

Bank of Canada's Canadian Currency Museum opens

1981-04-22

Largest US bank robbery (Tucson Ariz), more than $3.3 million stolen

1981-05-24

Hostage situation ends at Central Bank in Barcelona Spain

1981-08-09

Hollis Stacy wins LPGA West Virginia Bank Golf Classic

1981-09-13

Jan Stephenson wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic

1982-05-09

Sally Little wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic

1982-11-25

The Minneapolis Thanksgiving Day Fire destroys an entire city block, including the Northwestern National Bank building and the recently closed Donaldson's Department Store.

1983-05-15

Lenore Muraoka wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic

1984-05-13

Amy Alcott wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic

1985-05-12

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic

1986-01-07

Netherlands Bank issues 250 guilder notes

1986-05-11

Muffin Spencer-Devlin wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic

1987-01-20

Bank robber Robert Alan Litchfield is arrested at Lake Tahoe

1987-05-10

Jody Rosentha wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic

1987-10-09

Japanese bank buys "Lady McGill" stamp for $1,100,000

1987-12-07

Palestinian uprising against Israel in West Bank

1987-12-09

Palestine uprising begin in Israeli-occupied West Bank

1988-07-28

Jordan cancels $1.3 billion development plan in West Bank

1988-07-29

FDIC bails out 1st Republic Bank, Dallas, with $4 billion

1988-07-30

Jordanian King Hussein renounces sovereignity over West Bank to PLO

1988-11-15

91 m radio telescope dish at Green Bank, WV, collapses

1989-11-30

Deutsche Bank board member Alfred Herrhausen is killed by a Red Army Faction terrorist bomb.

1990-01-16

2 Bank of Credit & Commerce members plea guilty to money laundering

1990-07-30

Five Bank of Credit & Commerce members found guilty of money laundering

1991-03-04

Bank of Credit & Commerce Intl divests itself of 1st American Bank

1991-04-15

East-Europe Bank forms in London

1994-08-24

Israel & PLO initialed accord giving autonomy to Palestinians in West Bank in education, health, taxation, social welfare & tourism

1995-03-02

British trader Nick Leeson arrested for collapse of Barings Bank PLC

1995-03-22

Deputy Gov of Bank of England, Rupert Pennant-Rea, resigns following revelations of his affair with a freelance journalist

1995-03-28

World's largest bank-Japan's Mitsubishi Bank & Bank of Tokyo merge

1995-05-21

chris johnson wins Star Bank LPGA Golf Classic

1995-09-28

Yitzhak Rabin & Yasir Arafat, sign accord to transfer West Bank

1995-10-10

Israel begins W Bank pullback, frees hundreds of Palestinian prisoners

1996-06-16

Liselotte Neumann wins First Bank Edina Realty LPGA Golf Classic

1996-08-25

Laura Davies wins Star Bank LPGA Golf Classic

1997-01-19

Yasser Arafat returns to Hebron after more than 30 years and joins celebrations over the handover of the last Israeli-controlled West Bank city.

1997-05-06

The Bank of England is given independence from political control, the most significant change in the bank's 300-year history.

1997-08-16

The South African soccer team, Bafana Bafana wins against the national team of the Democratic Republic of the Congo at First National Bank stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa

1997-08-24

Colleen Wakjer wins Star Bank LPGA Classic

1997-09-14

Bank One Senior Golf Classic

1998-01-01

The European Central Bank is established.

1998-05-02

The European Central Bank is founded in Brussels in order to define and execute the European Union's monetary policy.

1998-11-30

Deutsche Bank announces a $10 billion USDdeal to buy Bankers Trust, thus creating the largest financial institution in the world.

1999-05-28

Two Swedish police officers are murdered with their own fire arms by the bank robbers Jackie Arklöv and Tony Olsson after a dramatic car chase.

2000-09-26

Anti-globalization protests in Prague (some 20,000 protesters) turned violent during the IMF and World Bank summits.

2001-03-19

The Bank of Japan issued a monetary policy known as quantitative easing, which stimulated the Japanese economy after the burst of the dot-com bubble.

2001-12-19

Argentine economic crisis: December 2001 riots - Riots erupt in Buenos Aires after Domingo Cavallo's corralito measures restrict the withdrawal of cash from bank deposits.

2002-05-03

A military MiG-21 aircraft crashes into the Bank of Rajasthan in India, killing eight.

2002-11-14

Argentina defaults on an $805 million World Bank payment.

2003-11-20

After the November 15 bombings, a second day of the 2003 Istanbul Bombings occurs in Istanbul, Turkey, destroying the Turkish head office of HSBC Bank AS and the British consulate.

2008-05-10

Philippine court acquits Imelda Marcos in a 17-year-old case of 32 counts of illegal transfer of wealth totaling $863 million in Swiss bank accounts.

2008-09-21

Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, the two last remaining independent investment banks on Wall Street, become bank holding companies as a result of the subprime mortgage crisis.

2008-10-13

HM Treasury infused £37 billion ($64 billion, 47 billion euros) of new capital-bailout into Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc, Lloyds TSB and HBOS Plc, to avert a financial sector collapse.

2008-11-13

Equity research by Deutsche Bank states that Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines should not experience a recession, despite potential harm to economic growth from falling commodity prices and possible weaker exports

2009-07-23

The Bank of Canada announces the end of the recession even though it remains nascent and still dependent on government stimulus money

2012-12-11

HSBC bank settles with US authorities to pay $1.9 billion for drug cartel money laundering

2012-12-19

UBS bank is fined $1.5 billion for its role in manipulating the Libor rate

2013-01-22

The Bank of Japan doubles its inflation target to 2% and announces open-ended asset purchases for 2014 in the hope of ending deflation

2013-02-13

Sir Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England, says he believes "a recovery is in sight" after fears raised about a triple dip recession

2013-03-16

A €10 billion Cyprus bailout plan will wipe out 10% of the citizens bank deposits

2015-11-20

American student among 3 killed in West Bank assault

2016-01-29

Bank of Japan introduces negative interest rates

2016-03-13

Bangladesh bank says hackers tried to steal $951 million

2016-04-05

Canada seeks 'Panama Papers' data, major bank defends practices

2016-10-01

Bank of Mexico Hikes Interest Rate a Half-Point to 4.75 Pct

2016-12-23

Deutsche Bank to Pay $7.2 Billion in Bond Settlement

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Bank - Notable Birthdays

Andrew W. MellonMar 24, 1855

Willie SuttonJun 30, 1901

John DillingerJun 22, 1903

Clyde BarrowMar 24, 1909

Robert Alan LitchfieldApr 8, 1948

Bank - Birthdays
Date Event
1753-09-10

John Soane, English architect (Bank of England, Soane Museum)

1786-01-08

Nicholas Biddle, made 2nd bank of US 1st effective central bank

1834-07-02

Hendry P G Quack, lawyer/economist/secr Dutch Bank

1839-10-21

Georg von Siemens, founder (Deutsche Bank)

1847-01-20

W R Pettiford, Founder (Alabama Penny Savings Bank)

1850-04-15

John Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president

1854-07-04

William Tilghman, The Bank Robbery

1855-03-24

Andrew W. Mellon, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, banker (Mellon Bank), US Secretary of the Treasury (1921-32) and philanthropist

1861-03-03

Dagmar Wildenbrück, The Great Bank Robbery

1861-08-11

Augustin Berger, Únos bankére Fuxe

1865-03-01

Gerard Vissering, Dutch banker/president (Bank of Java)

1867-07-15

Maggie Mitchell Walker, 1st woman bank director/philanthropist

1867-10-24

Wilhelm Tunelli, Ebberöds bank

1869-01-16

Carl Hintz, The Great Bank Robbery

1870-05-06

Amedos Peter Giannine, San Jose California, founded Bank of America

1874-02-19

Carl Stockdale, The Bank

1874-02-26

William Gorham, The Bank

1878-11-16

Valdemar Keller, The Great Bank Robbery

1880-01-29

W C Fields, [William Claude Dukenfield], Phila, actor (Bank Dick)

1880-01-29

W.C. Fields, The Bank Dick

1880-11-01

Karel Paul van der Mandele, financier/director (Rotterdamsche Bank)

1881-02-15

Ilya Surguchev, The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo

1881-10-03

George Moran, The Bank Dick

1882-07-21

Agnes Nørlund Seemann, The Great Bank Robbery

1882-08-07

Vera Lindstrøm, The Great Bank Robbery

1882-9-26

Robert Johnson, Ebberöds bank

1884-07-18

Alberto di Jorio, former head of the Vatican Bank and secretary of the 1958 conclave (d. 1979)

1887-08-12

Gus Van, Bank Notes

1890-01-05

Cora Witherspoon, New Orleans LA, actress (Bank Dick), dies

1890-01-05

Cora Witherspoon, The Bank Dick

1891-01-14

Billy Armstrong, The Bank

1891-05-21

Easterday, The Bank

1892-07-14

Al Hill, The Bank Dick

1895-03-17

Shemp Howard, Bkln, comedian (3 Stooges, Bank Dick) [or 1891]

1898-05-01

Eugene R Black, US, Pres of World Bank (1953-62)

1901-06-30

Willie Sutton, Brooklyn New York, American bank robber

1901-10-15

Hermann Abs, director (Deutsche Bank)/Hitler's advisor

1902-03-20

Kathryn Forbes, short story writer (mama's bank account)

1902-06-22

Arnold J d'Ailly, dir (Nederlandsche Bank)/mayor (Amsterdam, 1946-56)

1902-11-02

Marius W Holtrop, economist/president (Netherlands Bank)

1902-11-23

Aaron Bank, American OSS officer and founder of the US Army Special Forces (d. 2004)

1903-06-22

John Dillinger, Indianapolis Indiana, notorious bank robber

1904-01-17

Walter Kutz, Zum Teufel mit der Penne - Die Lümmel von der ersten Bank, 2. Teil

1904-03-06

Hugh Williams, actor/writer (Charley's Aunt, Bank Holiday)

1904-04-03

Peter Van Steeden, Amsterdam Neth, orchestra leader (Break the Bank)

1904-08-21

[William] Count Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles)

1905-03-01

Teddy Powell, The Bank Job

1906-12-25

William McChesney Martin, Chairman of Federal Reserve Bank (1951-70)

1909-03-24

Clyde Barrow, bank robber (of Bonnie & Clyde fame)

1909-9-05

Eugene Raskin, The Bank Job

1910-05-26

Laurance S Rockefeller, NYC, CEO (Chase Manhattan Bank)

1911-07-07

Peggy Gick, The Day They Robbed the Bank of England

1911-08-04

Bernardo Segall, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

1912-02-25

Seaman Jacobs, Jeannie and the Great Bank Robbery

1912-05-23

David Barran, CEO (Midland Bank, England)

1912-10-27

Howard Clewes, The Day They Robbed the Bank of England

1913-03-29

Barney Barnett, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

1913-08-31

Sir Bernard Lovell, Bristol England, radio astronomer, founded Jodrell Bank Observatory, (d. 2012)

1914-12-30

Bert Parks, Break the $250,000 Bank

1915-06-12

David Rockefeller, CEO (Chase Manhattan Bank)

1915-07-26

Fred S. Fox, Jeannie and the Great Bank Robbery

1915-09-24

Seymour Egerton, CEO (Coutis Bank)

1916-06-09

Robert S McNamara, US Sec of Defense (1961-68)/head (World Bank)

1917-08-05

Arne Flekstad, Pepe, der Paukerschreck - Die Lümmel von der ersten Bank, III. Teil

1918-08-03

Bill O'Hallaren, The Bank Examiner Swindle

1918-08-29

Jelle Zijlstra, economist/minister/pres Netherlands Bank

1919-06-30

Lee Krieger, The Bank Job

1919-06-30

Paul Edward Yost, The Great Bank Robbery

1919-11-17

Hershy Kay, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

1920-04-16

John William Farr, Detroit, bank robber (FBI Most Wanted List)

1920-04-23

Eric Yarrow, CEO (Clydesdale Bank)

1920-10-03

Frances Osborne, The Bank Job

1920-11-14

John Stix, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

1921-04-17

Donald Barron, CEO (Midland Bank)

1921-08-23

Kenneth Arrow, American economist, Bank of Sweden Prize winner

1922-07-17

Danny Bank, Benny Goodman: Adventures in the Kingdom of Swing

1923-02-17

Alden Winship Clausen, Hamilton Ill, banker (Pres of World Bank)

1923-9-04

Stan Burns, The Dreaded Hong Kong Sneeze/The Great Bank Robbery

1923-9-22

Marji Bank, Continental Divide

1924-10-04

Victor Duncan, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

1927-05-08

Philip Wilkinson, deputy chairman (National Westminster Bank)

1927-05-22

Douglas Bank, Delayed Delivery

1927-05-24

Timothy Beven, CEO (Barclays Bank)

1927-9-21

Lidia Wyrobiec-Bank, Schindler's List

1928-10-04

Michel Dancourt, Let's Rob the Bank

1929-02-18

Günther Schramm, Die Lümmel von der ersten Bank - 1. Trimester: Zur Hölle mit den Paukern

1930-02-15

Tom Braunger, The Bank Dick

1930-12-02

Gary Becker, American economist, recipient of the Bank of Sweden Prize

1931-03-11

Peter Walters, CEO (Midland Bank)

1931-9-22

Evelyn Del Rio, The Bank Dick

1932-10-24

Robert Mundell, The Bank of Danny

1933-06-29

Corinne Jacker, Overdrawn at the Memory Bank

1934-05-23

Malcolm Gill, deputy head (Bank for Intl Settlements)

1934-08-20

Alek Primrose, The Great Bank Hoax

1935-05-23

Lord Grenfell, head of External affairs European office, world bank

1935-07-09

Willem Duisenberg, minister of Finance (PvdA)/pres (Nethche Bank)

1936-10-16

Peter Bowles, The Bank Job

1936-12-08

Brad Jurjens, Estonia, director (The Bank Job)

1937-01-18

Jerry Wayne Bernard, The Bank Dick

1938-10-31

Rives McBee, Denton TX, PGA golfer (1989 RJR Bank One Classic)

1939-04-05

Andrew Buxton, CEO (Barclays Bank)

1939-05-13

Terry Dill, Forth Worth TX, PGA golfer (1992 Bank One Senior Classic)

1940-01-20

Carol Heiss, Bank of America Celebration of Gold

1942-04-12

Frank Bank, Hollywood California, actor (Lumpy-Leave it to Beaver)

1942-04-12

Frank Bank, Leave It to Beaver

1942-06-25

Wilbert Bank, actor/director (On Hope of Blessing)

1943-12-22

Chris Bunch, What're Girls Like You Doing in a Bank Like This?

1944-04-19

James Heckman, American economist, Bank of Sweden Prize

1945-04-10

Nis Bank-Mikkelsen, A Fish Tale

1945-11-15

Roger Donaldson, The Bank Job

1945-9-16

J. Peter Robinson, The Bank Job

1946-01-09

Ursula Mohan, The Bank Job

1947-01-04

Robert van Mackelenberg, The Bank

1947-04-02

Arpad Bondy, The Secret Bank Bailout

1947-06-17

Linda Chavez, Home Births; Pope Francis; Hillary Clinton & World Bank

1948-04-08

Robert Alan Litchfield, Mass, bank robber (FBI most wanted in the 1980s)

1949-02-16

Dorus Vrede, Surinam poet (Otobanda; the Other Bank)

1949-04-25

Michael Brown, NYC, keyboardist (Left Bank-Don't Walk Away Renee)

1950-06-22

Sharon Maughan, The Bank Job

1950-10-10

Joachim Tennstedt, Das Geld liegt auf der Bank

1950-11-22

Greg Luzinski, Citizens Bank Park

1951-04-24

Sien Eggers, Left Bank

1952-06-08

Martin Taylor, CEO (Barclays Bank)

1952-06-26

Hans Kraus, Die Lümmel von der ersten Bank - 1. Trimester: Zur Hölle mit den Paukern

1953-05-22

John Edward Stevens, NYC, bank robber (FBI Most Wanted List)

1953-07-09

Peter Land, Little Boy Lost/Wish Bank/Nightcrawlers

1955-11-06

Peta Doodson, The Bank

1955-12-12

Lenore Rittenhouse, Honolulu HI, LPGA golfer (1983 United Va Bank)

1957-01-11

Big Bank Hank, My Old Friend's New Friend

1957-06-30

Sarah McGuire, Springfield IL, LPGA golfer (1983 United Va Bank-5th)

1957-12-07

Don Gallagher, The Bank Job

1958-01-05

Pawel Tomczyk, Bank nie z tej ziemi

1958-10-27

Stephen McDonough, Bank Robber

1958-9-14

Alan John, The Bank

1959-03-07

Dimitris Mavropoulos, Bank Bang

1960-01-16

Luis de Guindos, The Secret Bank Bailout

1961-08-15

Joan Delk, Tampa FL, LPGA golfer (1995 First Bank Edina Realty-66th)

1962-06-05

Duda Ribeiro, Federal Bank Heist

1962-08-22

Gene Craig Sauers, Savannah GA, PGA golfer (1986 Bank of Boston)

1963-04-13

Colin Bowman, The South Bank Show

1963-10-04

Patti Berendt, San Diego CA, LPGA golfer (1995 Star Bank Classic-24th)

1965-04-15

Michele Redman, Zanesville OH, LPGA golfer (1995 Star Bank-3rd)

1966-05-01

Scott Fischer, The Bank Job

1967-02-25

Nick Leeson, British banker (Baring bank)

1969-04-22

Peter Sussman, How to Rob a Bank

1970-03-29

Lucio Manfredi, Federal Bank Heist

1971-05-19

Steve Balsamo, The Bank Job

1972-06-11

Eriberto Leão, Federal Bank Heist

1972-10-22

Saffron Burrows, The Bank Job

1973-04-11

Doug Maguire, Bank Roll

1973-04-19

Antônia Fontenelle, Federal Bank Heist

1973-06-19

Amy S. Kim, West Bank Story

1974-02-07

Chris Rod, Sperm Bank

1974-08-27

Mohammad Yousuf, Commonwealth Bank Series: Australia vs Pakistan: Game 5

1975-04-08

Oksana Kazakova, Bank of America Celebration of Gold

1975-08-08

Matt Shakman, Cut Bank

1976-03-10

Audra Williams, Overdrawn at the Memory Bank

1976-12-08

Brad Jurjens, The Bank Job

1977-03-06

André Moraes, Federal Bank Heist

1977-07-15

David Hussey, Commonwealth Bank Series: Australia vs England: Game 3

1978-10-24

James Hopes, Commonwealth Bank Series: Australia vs West Indies: Game 5

1979-10-11

Ryan Harris, Commonwealth Bank Series: Australia vs Pakistan: Game 5

1979-11-30

Stephen Campbell Moore, The Bank Job

1980-02-26

Georgia Taylor, The Bank Job

1980-12-16

Michael Jibson, The Bank Job

1981-03-27

Ashley Bank, The Monster Squad

1981-04-07

Jonathan Rimas, The Bank Job

1981-04-27

Ryan C. Bank, Innovators

1981-11-02

Mitchell Johnson, Commonwealth Bank Series: Australia vs Sri Lanka: Game 3

1982-07-16

Kristin Scott, Cut Bank

1982-10-26

Emilio Rossal, Bank Roll

1982-10-28

Eline Kuppens, Left Bank

1983-02-20

Clint McKay, Commonwealth Bank Series: Australia vs Pakistan: Game 5

1983-07-09

Shaun Marsh, Commonwealth Bank Series: Australia vs England: Game 2

1983-11-23

James R. Finan, The Empire Strikes Bank

1985-04-10

Britt Delano, How to Rob a Bank

1989-03-02

Chris Woakes, Commonwealth Bank Series: Australia vs England: Game 5 - Flood Relief Appeal

1992-10-27

Harry Butcher, Bank

Bank - Notable Weddings

Willie SuttonOct 21, 1929

Bank - Weddings
Date Event
1929-10-21

Bank robber Willie Sutton (28) weds Louise Leudemann

Bank - Notable Deaths

Butch CassidyNov 7, 1908

Charles R. DrewApr 1, 1950

Willie SuttonNov 2, 1980

Bank - Deaths
Date Event
1901-10-23

Georg von Siemens, founder (Deutsche Bank), dies

1908-11-07

Butch Cassidy [Robert LeRoy Parker], American train and bank robber, shot by Bolivian soldiers at 42

1909-12-24

Nicolaas G Pierson, director Suriname/Dutch Bank, dies at 80

1917-01-06

Hendrik P G Quack, lawyer/economist (Bank of Neth), dies at 82

1922-06-24

Valdemar Keller, The Great Bank Robbery

1924-03-01

Billy Armstrong, The Bank

1924-11-01

William Tilghman, The Bank Robbery

1926-03-31

Carl Hintz, The Great Bank Robbery

1930-03-30

Walter Doyle, The Great Piggy Bank Robbery

1934-12-15

Maggis Lena Walker, 1st US (black) woman to head a bank, dies at 69

1937-12-17

Gerard Vissering, banker/president of Dutch Bank, dies at 72

1945-06-01

Augustin Berger, Únos bankére Fuxe

1946-08-13

Vera Lindstrøm, The Great Bank Robbery

1946-12-25

W C Fields, writer/comedian (Bank Dick, It's A Gift), dies at 67

1946-12-25

W.C. Fields, The Bank Dick

1948-12-26

Dagmar Wildenbrück, The Great Bank Robbery

1949-06-03

Amedos Peter Giannine, founder of Bank of America dies at 79

1949-08-01

George Moran, The Bank Dick

1950-03-02

Milton Schwarzwald, Bank Notes

1950-04-01

Charles R. Drew, surgeon/developer of blood bank concept, dies at 45

1953-03-15

Carl Stockdale, The Bank

1954-07-14

Al Hill, The Bank Dick

1956-11-19

Ilya Surguchev, The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo

1957-11-16

Cora Witherspoon, actress (Quality Street, Bank Dick), dies at 67

1957-11-17

Cora Witherspoon, The Bank Dick

1957-11-25

Per Hjern, Ebberöds bank

1962-11-15

Easterday, The Bank

1970-06-03

H G Hjalmar Schacht, pres Germany Kingdom bank/minister of Eco, dies

1974-03-12

George D. Sax, Drive-in bank and instant loan innovator. Owner of the Saxony Hotel. (b. 1904)

1975-01-23

Karel Paul van der Mandele, director (Rotterdam Bank), dies at 94

1979-09-05

Alberto di Jorio, former head of the Vatican Bank and secretary of the 1958 conclave (b. 1884)

1980-11-02

Willie Sutton, American bank robber, dies at 79

1981-12-02

Hershy Kay, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

1983-08-11

Walter Kutz, Zum Teufel mit der Penne - Die Lümmel von der ersten Bank, 2. Teil

1984-02-13

Andre Stander, South African police captain and bank robber (b. 1946)

1985-12-01

Yvonne Rozille, Let's Rob the Bank

1988-01-29

Howard Clewes, The Day They Robbed the Bank of England

1988-04-01

Marius W Holtrop, economist/president (Netherlands Bank), dies at 85

1988-12-30

André Germain, Let's Rob the Bank

1989-11-30

Alfred Herrhausen, German CEO (Deutsche Bank), murdered at 59

1991-07-23

Barney Barnett, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

1992-02-02

Bert Parks, Break the $250,000 Bank

1992-10-23

Bill O'Hallaren, The Bank Examiner Swindle

1993-02-05

Milt Bronson, Bank Holdup

1993-11-17

Teddy Powell, The Bank Job

1993-11-26

Bernardo Segall, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

1994-01-24

Michalis Vranopoulos, head of Greek state bank, murdered at 48

1994-04-12

Lidia Wyrobiec-Bank, Schindler's List

1995-12-22

James Meade, English economist, Bank of Sweden Prize winner (b. 1907)

1997-08-26

Frances Osborne, The Bank Job

1998-11-26

Evelyn Del Rio, The Bank Dick

2002-11-05

Stan Burns, The Dreaded Hong Kong Sneeze/The Great Bank Robbery

2003-03-04

Jaba Ioseliani, Georgian bank robber (b. 1926)

2004-04-01

Aaron Bank, American OSS officer and founder of the US Army Special Forces (b. 1902)

2004-06-07

Eugene Raskin, The Bank Job

2004-10-02

John Stix, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

2004-12-31

Gerard Debreu, French-born economist, Bank of Sweden Prize laureate (b. 1921)

2005-07-04

Chris Bunch, What're Girls Like You Doing in a Bank Like This?

2005-10-23

Fred S. Fox, Jeannie and the Great Bank Robbery

2006-05-19

Marji Bank, Continental Divide

2007-05-27

Paul Edward Yost, The Great Bank Robbery

2007-09-18

Victor Duncan, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery

2008-02-08

Michel Dancourt, Let's Rob the Bank

2008-04-08

Seaman Jacobs, Jeannie and the Great Bank Robbery

2010-06-05

Danny Bank, Benny Goodman: Adventures in the Kingdom of Swing

2013-01-11

Corinne Jacker, Overdrawn at the Memory Bank

2013-04-13

Frank Bank, Leave It to Beaver

2013-09-06

James R. Finan, The Empire Strikes Bank

2014-11-11

Big Bank Hank, My Old Friend's New Friend


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