Bonnie and Clyde


The Barrow Gang

The Barrow Gang was formed in 1932-1934. It was led by the well-known Bonnie and Clyde, and about 5 other people. They had the FBI's interest when they stole a Ford automobile. They scattered all over Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Louisiana and New Mexico. The gang killed 9 officers, were known to kidnapped them, and were responsible for the death of about 5 innocent civilians.

Bonnie Elizabeth Parker

  • October 1, 1910
  • Rowena, Texas
  • 4'11 and about 90 lbs
  • Outstanding student in high school
  • Dropped out in sophomore year, married Roy Thornton
  • Had a tattoo on her thigh
  • Separated but never divorced

Clyde Chestnut Barrow

  • Born on March 24, 1909 in Ellis County, Texas
  • Poor kid
  • Stole turkeys, cars, cracked safes, robbed stores
  • Sent Eastham Prison in 1930
  • Beat inmate, Ralph Fults, first killing
  • Missing toes

The Death of Bonnie and Clyde

Bonnie and Clyde were just on their normal route. Suddenly, they were ambushed and killed on May 23, 1934. Frank Hammer organized the ambushed, and bought a specific gun to hunt them down with.

Bonnie and Clyde (1967) - Teaser Trailer