Sam Giancana

Gangster Sam Giancana

Full Name: Salvatore Giangana
Profession: Gangster

United States of America

Biography: Mobster and mob boss of the Chicago Outfit from 1957–1966. He had ties to the Kennedy government, who had recruited him into the CIA to help assassinate Cuban leader Fidel Castro.

Born: June 15, 1908
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

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

Died: June 19, 1975 (aged 67)
Cause of Death: Multiple gunshot wounds

Married Life

  • 1933-09-23 American gangster Sam Giancana (25) weds Angeline DeTolve

Historical Events

  • 1952-08-04 Gambling boss Theodore Roe is murdered by the crew of Sam Giancana
  • 1971-07-21 Sam Giancana returns to the United States after spending seven years of exile in Mexico

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