The Most Dangerous Female Criminals of All Time

Belle Starr: Bandit Queen of The West

21. Belle Starr: Bandit Queen of The West

Born in 1848 as Myra Belle Shirley, Belle Starr was a Texan outlaw bandit who used to regularly shelter outlaws in her ranch. She was married to a Cherokee Indian man named Sam Starr, and together, there used to rob travelers and cowboys.

Both of them were convicted of horse stealing and other crimes, and spent their sentence in federal prison. In 1889, an unknown killer shot her in her ranch, because of which she died. 

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