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List of Famous Mafiosos

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List of famous mafiosos, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top mafiosos in the world? This includes the most prominent mafiosos, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable mafiosos is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic mafiosos were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned mafiosos.

List contains people like Al Capone, Louis Cafora.

From reputable, prominent, and well known mafiosos to the lesser known mafiosos of today, these are some of the best professionals in the mafioso field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous mafiosos ever?" and "What are the names of famous mafiosos?" then you're in the right place. {#nodes}
  • Alphonse Gabriel "Al" Capone (, Italian: [kaˈpoːne]; born January 17, 1899 – January 25,...  more

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  • Sammy Gravano

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  • Joseph Anthony "Joe" Colombo, Sr. (Italian: [koˈlombo]; June 16, 1923 – May 22, 1978) was the...  more
  • Carlo "Don Carlo" Gambino (Italian: [ˈkarlo ɡamˈbiːno]; August 24, 1902 – October 15, 1976)...  more
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  • Antonio "Tony Ducks" Corallo (February 12, 1913 – August 23, 2000) was a New York City mobster...  more
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