The Body in John Dillinger’s Grave
Modern testing will wreck a persistent legend of American crime.
The bank robber John Dillinger died on July 22, 1934. Or maybe he didn’t.
At the height of the Great Depression, Dillinger and his crew robbed at least a dozen banks across the Midwest, netting a small fortune (roughly $300,000, or around $5.7 million in 2019 dollars) in…