Joe Gallo

Gangster Joe Gallo Full Name: Joe Gallo


Profession: Gangster
Why Famous: Nicknamed "Crazy Joe", he was a celebrated New York City gangster for the Profaci crime family, which later became the Colombo crime family. He initiated one of the bloodiest mob conflicts since the 1931 Castellammarese War and was murdered as a result of it.

Born: April 7, 1929
Star Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA

Died: April 7, 1972 (aged 43)
Cause of Death: Murdered

Historical Events in the Life of Joe Gallo

  • 1961-12-21 Gangster Joe Gallo is sentenced to 7 to 14 years in state prison for extortion

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