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14 Famous Criminals Who Were Murdered In Prison

Updated July 7, 2021 2.3m views14 items

For some criminals, the notoriety that comes with getting caught for horrific offenses is exactly what they want. The newspaper articles, biographies, and constant attention provide certain offenders with a sense of purpose as if they are celebrities who will have their names remembered long after they’re gone. Ultimately, though, gaining notoriety has plenty of downsides. For some offenders, fame is what leads to their untimely passing within the walls of a prison.

The men on this list have proven that maintaining a low profile in prison is better than having a famous name, since being well-known for their heinous actions is what got many of these offenders a death sentence not ordered by the legal system.