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Carlo Gambino

Gangster Carlo Gambino

Profession: Gangster

Nationality:
United States of America
American
Italy
Italian

Why Famous: Known for being boss of the Gambino crime family, which is still named after him today.

Born: August 24, 1902
Birthplace: Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Star Sign: Virgo

Died: October 15, 1976 (aged 74)
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Married Life

  • 1926-12-05 Gangster Carlo Gambino (24) weds his first cousin Catherine Castellano

Events in the Life of Carlo Gambino

  • 1921-12-23 Gangster Carlo Gambino enters the United States as an illegal immigrant on the SS Vincenzo Florio

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