Biography - A Short Wiki
Chicago Prohibition-era gangster who was incarcerated three times before turning 21 years old and who popularized the act of driving by a rival’s hangout and spraying it with bullets, which became known as drive-by shooting.
He was a criminal as a teenager and ran away to Chicago when he was 19 years old.
He was portrayed by a number of actors in many films about his days as a gangster and the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre.
How did Bugs Moran die?
Bugs Moran's death was caused by Lung Cancer.
A bank robbery charge conviction eventually landed Moran in Leavenworth federal prison. He was released in 1956, but was then re-arrested for an earlier bank robbery. He died in prison of lung cancer on February 2, 1957.
|Cause of death||Lung Cancer|
|Age of death||65 years|
|Birthday||August 21, 1891|
|Death date||February 25, 1957|
|Place of death||United States Penitentiary Leavenworth, Leavenworth, Kansas, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|