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Albert Anastasia

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Albert Anastasia was one of the most ruthless and feared Cosa Nostra mobsters in United States history. A founder of the American Mafia, Anastasia ran Murder, Inc. during the prewar era and was boss of the modern Gambino crime family during most of the 1950s.


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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of the FBI's Ten Most Wanted List (2014)

Over Fifty Years of Convicts, Robbers, Terrorists, and Other Rogues by Duane Swierczynski

The way Valachi told it, Tenuto ran upto New York,asked thelocal mobfor protection, and quickly found himself working as a hit man for Brooklyn mob boss Albert Anastasia. One day Anastasia saw the news that a ratnamed Arnold Shuster had ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Unsolved Crimes (2009)

by Michael Newton

Zwillman backed rival warlord Albert Anastasia against Genovese, but Anasta- sia's barbershop assassination left Zwillman vulnerable. Longtime enforcer Willie Moretti was gone, murdered by persons unknown in 1951, and Zwillman was ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Canadian Organized Crime (2012)

From Captain Kidd to Mom Boucher by Peter Edwards

Among Davis's associates was Louis “Lepke" Buchalter of New York, who killed seven witnesses before turning himself in to police in 1939 after underworld associates Albert Anastasia and Meyer Lansky tricked him into believing they had ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Gangs (2008)

by Louis Kontos, David Brotherton

There have been many great Mafia bosses: Luciano, Capone, Accardo, Albert Anastasia, Carlo Gambino .

Google previewSocial Issues in America: An Encyclopedia (2015)

An Encyclopedia by James Ciment

Thus, the Kefauver Committee had notorious gangsters of Italian ancestry such as Tony Accardo, Joe Adonis, Albert Anastasia, Frank Costello, Charles Fischetti, and Willie Moretti parade before television cameras. In New York Confidential ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of White-Collar and Corporate Crime (2013)

by Lawrence M. Salinger

transition in the leadership of the Mangano crime family in the aftermath of its boss's (Albert Anastasia) murder in 1957 in a New York City barbershop. The crime fam- ily became known as the Gambino family after Anastasia's assassination.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Television Shows, 1925 through 2010, 2d ed. (2008)

by Vincent Terrace

Charlie's un- derworld contact; Joe Masseria, the crime boss; Mobsters Al Capone, Dutch Schultz, Tony Roscini, Albert Anastasia, Tommy Lucchese, Vito Genovese and Legs Diamond; Mr. Goodman, the factory owner; Salvatore Maranzano, ...

Google previewScreen World Presents the Encyclopedia of Hollywood Film Actors: From the silent era to 1965 (2003)

by Barry Monush

1958: Albert Anastasia (sp); 1961-65: International ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Television Series, Pilots and Specials (1985)

by Vincent Terrace

a mobster Jonathan Banks Mr Goodman; Charlie's friend, the factory owner Allan Arbus Salvatore Maranzano; a crime boss Joseph Mascolo Vito Genovese; a mobster Robert Davi Albert Anastasia; a mobster Robert Burke Tommy Lucchese ...

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