Con-man whose life story was featured in the film Catch Me If You Can.
He learned the skill of manipulation at a young age, at one time tricking his own father for gas money.
He worked as a teaching assistant at Brigham Young University where he lied on his resume about receiving a degree from Columbia University.
He had three children with his wife Kelly.
He was portrayed by Leonardo Di Caprio in the film Catch Me If You Can.