Carlo Gambino

Carlo Gambino was born on August 24, 1902 in the city of Palermo, Sicily. He moved to the United States at the age of nineteen and started to settle down in Brooklyn with the assistance of relatives already living there. He got involved with the darker side of the...
Posted 01 May 2011 | Featured, Mafiosi | 0 Comments

Albert Anastasia

Albert Anastasia was born on September 26, 1902 in Tropea, Italy. His original name was Umberto Anastasio, but he later changed his name slightly to prevent his family’s reputation from his illegal activities. When he was young, he hid on a cargo ship headed for America with his brother...
Posted 01 May 2011 | Featured, Mafiosi | 0 Comments

The FBI’s Wiseguy

The FBI undercover agent who brought down high-level mobsters tells how he infiltrated the Gambino family and shows his face for the first time, undeterred by the Mafia’s penchant for revenge. Armen Keteyian reports.
Posted 30 Apr 2011 | Documentary, Featured | 0 Comments