Georgia-born bank robber who became infamous for escaping Alcatraz prison in 1962.
He worked as a farmer and laborer.
He escaped without a trace in 1962 and is still wanted by the F.B.I..
He and his brothers John and Alfred were arrested for robbing banks in Georgia in 1958.
His escape from Alcatraz influenced the 1979 film Escape from Alcatraz, starring Clint Eastwood.