Frank Costello Biography

Frank "the Prime Minister" Costello was an Italian-American gangster and crime boss. Costello rose to the top of America's underworld, controlled a vast gambling empire across the United States, and enjoyed political influence.

Nicknamed "The Prime Minister of the Underworld," he became one of the most powerful and influential mob bosses in American history, eventually leading the Luciano crime family, one of the Five Families that operates in New York. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Frank Costello
Full Name:
Francesco Castiglia
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Mafioso, Gangster, Businessperson, Boss, Racketeering, Rum-running
Date of Birth:
January 26, 1891
Astrological Sign:
Aquarius
Date of Death:
February 18, 1973
Age at Death:
82
Cause of Death:
Myocardial infarction
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