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Mad Dog Coll

Mob Hitman Mad Dog Coll

Full Name: Uinseann Ó Colla
Profession: Mob Hitman

United States of America

Biography: Mob hitman in the 1920s and early 1930s in New York City who gained notoriety for the alleged accidental killing of a young child during a mob kidnap attempt.

Born: July 20, 1908
Birthplace: Gweedore, Ireland

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer

Died: February 8, 1932 (aged 23)
Cause of Death: Murdered

Historical Events

  • 1931-07-28 Mob hitman Mad Dog Coll allegedly participates in a kidnapping attempt that results in the shooting death of a child, which earns him the nickname "Mad Dog"

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