Charles Bronson is a British criminal who has been dubbed “Britain’s most violent prisoner.” He was born Michael Gordon Peterson in 1952 in Luton, England.
Bronson has been in prison for the majority of his adult life, with his first prison sentence being served in 1974 for armed robbery.
He has since been convicted of numerous violent offenses, including assault, hostage-taking, and grievous bodily harm. In total, he has spent over 45 years in prison, with most of that time being served in solitary confinement.
Bronson is known for his violent behavior and has been involved in numerous incidents while in prison, including attacking fellow inmates and prison guards.
He has also made several attempts to escape from prison.
Bronson has become something of a celebrity in the UK, with books and films being made about his life.
Despite his violent behavior, he has also become known for his artwork, with some of his paintings being sold for thousands of pounds.
Charles Bronson Children: Meet Michael Jonathan Peterson
Charles Bronson has a son with his first wife, named Michael Jonathan Peterson.
Michael Jonathan Peterson is the only known son of the UK’s most violent prisoner Charles Bronson.
He was named after his father, who was then known as Michael Peterson.
He was born in 1972, the same year his parents, Bronson and Irene Dunroe married.
At the time Bronson was working as an industrial painter.