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Gambino Crime Family

Some have described it as the biggest and most powerful of the five New York crime families.

1931

1931 The Year of the New American Underworld By Christian Cipollini A short lived, yet bloody war (dubbed the Castellammarese War)...

Colombo Crime Family Bust

"The arrests of more than a dozen purported mobsters Tuesday in New York and New Jersey show "the underbelly of the crime families in New...

Carlo Gambino

Born: August 24, 1902, Palermo, Sicily - Died: October 15, 1976, Long Island, New York Nicknames: Don Carlo, The Godfather Associates:...

Dutch Schultz

Born: August 6th, 1902, New York, NY. Died: October 24th, 1935, New Jersey, U.S. Birthname: Arthur Simon Flegenheimer Nicknames: Beer...

Bonnie Parker

Born: October 1, 1910 – Died: May 23, 1934 "Clyde Champion Barrow and his companion, Bonnie Parker, were shot to death by officers in an...

Sam Giancana

Born: May 24 or June 15th, 1908, Chicago, Illinois. Died: June 19th, 1975, Oak Park, Illinois. Birthname: Gilormo Giangana Nicknames:...

Best Wise Guy Quotes

Here is a list of some of my favorite movie quotes and quotes from real people who have shaped crime-entertainment in the past 50 years....

Benjamin Siegel

Born: February 28, 1906, Brooklyn, New York - Died: June 20, 1947, Beverly Hills, California Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel rose from the rough...

Charles "Lucky" Luciano.

Born: November 24, 1897, Sicily, Italy - Died: January 26, 1962, Naples, Italy Nicknames: Lucky, Charlie Lucky Associates: Arnold...

R.I.P Frank Lucas

As the Vietnam War raged in the late 1960s and early 70's, a potent heroin called "Blue Magic' flooded into Harlem and Newark from ...

The Commision

January 1, 2019 Pre-Commission "Pre-1931, capo dei capi (boss of bosses) was a term applied by mobsters to Giuseppe Morello around 1900,...

Pablo Escobar

"Pablo Escobar into a poor family in a village outside Medellín, Colombia. He was forced to drop out of school because his family...

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