94 total votes
Frank Costello

Frank Costello

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. ... more on Wikipedia

Frank Costello is also found on...

List of Famous Gangsters Famous Male Mafiosos Famous People Who Died in New York City Famous Male Gangsters List of Famous Mafiosos Famous People Born in 1891 List of Famous Rum-Runners Famous People Who Died of Myocardial Infarction Famous Rum-runnings from the United States Famous People Who Died in Manhattan Famous Male Racketeers