Caryl Chessman Net Worth
Caryl Chessman made money by Authors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Caryl Chessman earned $100 Million. Exact sum is $100000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: May 27, 1921, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States
Death date: May 2, 1960, San Quentin, California, United States
Birth place: St. Joseph, Michigan, USA
Height:6 (1.83 m)
Children: Shane Stevens
Books: Cell 2455 Death Row, Trial by Ordeal, Beyond a Reasonable Doubt? the Original Trial of Caryl Chessman
Wikipedia Source: Caryl Chessman
Caryl Whittier Chessman was a convicted robber, kidnapper and rapist who was sentenced to death for a series of crimes committed in January 1948 in the Los Angeles area. The first modern American executed for a non-lethal kidnapping, Chessman was convicted under a loosely interpreted Little Lindbergh law Р later repealed, but not retroactively Р that defined kidnapping as a capital offense under certain circumstances. His case attracted worldwide attention, and helped propel the movement to abolish capital punishment in California.