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Alvin Carpis (1908–1979)

Alvin Carpis was born on August 10, 1908 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada as Alvin Karpis. He died on August 26, 1979 in Costa del Sol, Spain. See full bio »


(age 71) in Costa del Sol, Spain

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 1940 The American Gang Busters (Documentary) (as Alvin Karpis)
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 1997 Escape from Alcatraz: The True Stories! (Video documentary)
Himself (as Creepy Carpis)
 1995 Biography (TV Series documentary)
- Charles Manson: Journey Into Evil (1995) ... Himself

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Alternate Names:

Creepy Carpis | Alvin Karpis

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Served the longest amount of time on Alcatraz (25 years, 1 month) from 1936-62.


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