The leather-clad figurehead of the Hells Angels motorcycle club has died. Sonny Barger was 83. Barger’s death Wednesday was announced in a post on his Facebook page that said he had a brief bout with cancer. Barger was a founding member of the Oakland, California, chapter of the Hells Angels in 1957. The chapter’s most infamous moment was at a...
Sonner Barger, founder of the Oakland, California chapter of the infamous Hells Angels motorcycle club, passed Wednesday night in his home at age 83.