Bruce Richard Reynolds

Birthday
7, 1931
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 28, 2013 (81)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
7, 1931
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 28, 2013 (81)

About

English criminal best known for orchestrating the Great Train Robbery of 1963. At the time, it was Britain's biggest robbery.

Before Fame

He tried to enter the Royal Navy, but failed the eyesight exam, so he became a bike messenger and later got into petty crime.

Trivia

He was arrested in 1968 after five years on the run following the train robbery. He was released in 1978.

Family Life

He was married to Frances Reynolds, and they had one son named Nick.

Associated With

He was portrayed by Larry Lamb in the 1988 film Buster.