Baby Face Nelson, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Baby Face Nelson

American bank robber

Date of Birth: 06-Dec-1908

Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Date of Death: 27-Nov-1934

Profession: serial killer, criminal

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

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About Baby Face Nelson

  • Lester Joseph Gillis (December 6, 1908 – November 27, 1934), known by the alias George Nelson and Baby Face Nelson, was an American bank robber.
  • He was given the nickname Baby Face Nelson due to his small stature and somewhat youthful appearance, although few dared call him that to his face.
  • Criminal associates instead called him "Jimmy".
  • He became partners with John Dillinger, helping him escape from prison in Crown Point, Indiana.
  • Nelson and the remaining gang members were labeled as public enemy number one. Nelson was responsible for killing more FBI agents than any other person.
  • He was fatally shot by FBI agents during a shootout called The Battle of Barrington.

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