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Frank Abagnale, Paper Hanger

By John Newlin on
Name: Frank Abagnale Crime: Check forger (or “paper hanger”), imposter, confidence manDOB: April 27, 1948Approximate Years of Operation: 1963 - 1969Location: World WideOccupation: Confidence man check forgerSpecial Abilities: Impossible charm, larger than life stature and personality, off the charts IQ, and natural knack to exploit weaknesses in others. If you’re an aspiring con man, you could pick worse idols than Frank Abagnale. In about 5 years, he passed fake checks in 26 countries for...Read Full Story