Birth: Mar. 14, 1905 Death: Jul. 29, 1933 Outlaw. Buck Barrow was part of the infamous Barrow gang in the 1930′s along with his Brother Clyde, Clyde’s girlfriend Bonnie Parker, and his wife, Blanche. In 1933, Buck was shot by the police while on the run, and died three days later from his wounds.
Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow were notorious outlaws, robbers, and criminals who, with their gang, traveled the Central United States during the Great Depression….
fame. Buck was the third of eight children born to Henry and Cummie Barrow. His early ventures into crime included stealing roosters and cars. Buck, like four of his siblings, served time at a young age in the Texas prison system. After being released, Barrow married Blanche Caldwell
Bennie Iva “Blanche” Frasure was the third wife of Buck Barrow and a member of the Barrow gang….
in 1931. He had been married and divorced twice previously, and fathered twin sons with his first wife (one of boys died as an infant) and a daughter with his second wife. In 1932, Buck walked off of an honor farm where he had been sentenced for auto theft, but Blanche convinced him to turn himself in and complete his sentence. Upon his release, Buck and Blanche joined up with Bonnie and Clyde and participated in several armed robberies.