22. Armed Masked Burglars Rob the E.G. Bührle Collection

Stolen: Paul Cezanne, Boy in the Red Waistcoat
Vincent van Gogh, Blossoming Chestnut Branches
Claude Monet, Poppies near Vétheuil
Edgar Degas, Count Lepic and his Daughters
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Year: February 2008
Worth: $163 million

The thieves that ran through this private museum in Switzerland robbed it like they were hitting a 7-Eleven. They donned ski masks and waved pistols minutes before closing time and then swiped $163 million worth of paintings from a single room. It is the largest European heist to date.