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Famous Hitmen & Contract Killers

Updated April 13, 2020 456.4k views12 items

In most jobs, you get famous for doing it right, but for contract killers, getting famous is usually a sign that something went very wrong. On this list of famous hitmen, we're going to look over some of the guns for hire who got caught and became infamous in the process.

Famous hitmen are about as common as famous accountants, but if you've heard of a notable hitman, they're almost certainly on this list. These professional assassins may have been good at their jobs, but the only reason they're here is that they slipped up and got caught.  For every one professional who makes headlines, there are untold numbers operating quietly, anonymously, and efficiently.