Frank Costello

Gangster Frank Costello

Full Name: Francesco Castiglia
Profession: Gangster


Biography: 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
Birthplace: Lauropoli, Calabria, Italy

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius

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

Historical Events

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

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