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Great Train Robber Ronnie Biggs dies

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LONDON - Great Train Robber Ronnie Biggs, whose escape from jail and decades spent on the run made him one of Britain's most notorious criminals, died on Wednesday at the age of 84, media reports said. 

Great Train Robber Ronnie Biggs, pictured in 1994 while on the run, whose escape from jail and decades spent on the run made him one of Britain's most notorious criminals, died on Wednesday at the age of 84, media reports said

Biggs had suffered a series of strokes in recent years and was at the time of his death being cared for in a home in north London, the reports said.

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