Frank Costello

Gangster Frank Costello Full Name: Frank Costello [Francesco Castiglia]
Nationality: Italian/America

Profession: Gangster
Why Famous: Nicknamed "The Prime Minister of the Underworld", he rose to the top of America's underworld as one of the most powerful and influential mob bosses in American history, eventually leading the Luciano crime family.

Born: January 26, 1891
Star Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lauropoli, Calabria, Italy

Died: February 18, 1973 (aged 82)
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Historical Events in the Life of Frank Costello

  • 1957-05-02 Gangster Frank Costello escapes an assassination attempt made by rival mobsters

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