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Virginia Hill

Female
Born Aug 26, 1916
Hometown Lipscomb
Died Mar 24, 1966
Death Place Salzburg
Nationality American

Virginia Hill was an American organized crime figure. A Chicago Outfit courier, she was famous for being the girlfriend of mobster Bugsy Siegel. She was also the former lover of Genovese family (then the Frank Costello crime family) member Joe Adonis.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1916 Birth Born on August 26, 1916.

TEENAGE

1934 17 Years Old Siegel had traveled to Southern Nevada in 1934 with Meyer Lansky's lieutenant Moe Sedway, on Lansky's orders to explore expanding operations. … Read More

TWENTIES

1946 29 Years Old On June 20, 1946, Siegel formed the Nevada Project Corporation of California, naming himself president. … Read More

THIRTIES

1947 30 Years Old …  On the night of June 20, 1947, as Siegel sat with his associate Allen Smiley in Hill's Beverly Hills home reading the Los Angeles Times, an unknown assailant fired at him through the window with a .30-caliber military M1 carbine, hitting him many times, including twice in the head (Smith). … Read More
1954 37 Years Old Hill spent her remaining years in Europe because she was accused by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) of failing to pay $161,000 in income tax and indicted on June 23, 1954. … Read More

FIFTIES

1966 50 Years Old She died of an overdose of sleeping pills, an apparent suicide, in Koppl, near Salzburg, Austria on March 24, 1966 at the age of 49. … Read More
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