Sam Giancana

American mobster and hitman Sam Giancana

Salvatore Giancana, better known as Sam Giancana, was a Sicilian American mobster and boss of the Chicago Outfit from 1957–1966. Among his other nicknames were, "Momo", "Mooney," "Sam the Cigar," and "Sammy."
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Birthday
15 June 1908
Deceased
19 June 1975

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Top 10 Richest Gangsters Of All Time - News One
Google News - over 6 years
It has been reported that Kennedy contacted mobster Frank Costello, who was known to brag that he was a bootlegger with Kennedy, to use another mobster, Chicago's Sam Giancana to help his son John get elected through his ties to Chicago and the unions
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Legalize and tax marijuana - Wednesday Journal
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Prohibition was better than a Harvard MBA for the likes of Al Capone, Tony Accardo, Sam Giancana and the five East Coast mob families. It is now time to legalize pot, tax it and regulate it for adults
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Arrivano «The Kennedys» tra storia e soap opera - Brescia Oggi
Google News - over 6 years
... anche con Ellen Rometsch (spia della Germania dell'Est), Mariella Novotny (agente segreta inglese e all'occorrenza prostituta d'alto bordo) e Judith Campbell (in rapporti con Frank Sinatra e Sam Giancana, boss mafioso di Chicago)
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La loterie Christian Bale - Cyberpresse
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Enfin, il ya Big Tuna, l'histoire vraie du gangster de Chicago Tony Accardo et de son successeur Sam Giancana. Ajoutons au lot Luck, une série télé sur le monde des courses de chevaux mettant en vedette Dustin Hoffman et Nick Nolte
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The Kennedys arriva su La7 a settembre, tutti i segreti della "famiglia reale ... - Oggi (Blog)
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... Ellen Rometsch (spia della Germania dell'Est), Mariella Novotny (londinese di origine ceca, agente segreta inglese e all'occorrenza prostituta d'alto bordo) e Judith Campbell (in rapporti con Frank Sinatra e Sam Giancana, boss mafioso di Chicago)
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Pin Up Legend Jeanne Carmen Reveals John F Kennedy - Marilyn Monroe Secrets - Review seeker (press release)
Google News - over 6 years
History unleashed - explosive revelations support claims of JFK affair with Marilyn Monroe and Kennedy ties to mafia boss Sam Giancana By PR Newswire NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Follow the incredible journey of Jeanne Carmen's
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Frank Sinatra, protejatul Mafiei - Click!
Google News - over 6 years
Însă documente FBI, date publicităţii în 1998, la 7 luni după moartea sa, menţionau că era un apropiat al Naşului din Chicago, Sam Giancana. De asemenea, lăsau să se înţeleagă că ar fi avut legături cu mafiotul Lucky Luciano şi că a fost susţinut de
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Bad blood between outfit families, mob museum - ABC7Chicago.com
Google News - over 6 years
Wednesday night, it was just bad blood between relatives of the late outfit bosses Sam Giancana and Joey Aiuppa and a museum in Las Vegas called the Mob Experience. Some of the biggest names in Chicago organized crime history have leased their prized
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You can call me, Al - The Desert Sun
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Two stories this week mentioned Patty Hearst coming to visit her Aunt Rosalie while out on bail and Chicago mob boss Sam Giancana planning to lay low at the Sinatra compound before being whacked. So it makes sense that Casey Anthony would come here to
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Barbara Sinatra reveals intimate details about her life, times with Ol' Blue Eyes - The Desert Sun
Google News - over 6 years
But she also wrote of being shocked when Korshak, who reportedly represented mobsters, told her Chicago mafia boss, Sam Giancana, planned to move in with them in Rancho Mirage to “lie low” because of a legal problem. “Fortunately for us both,” she
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Tuesday night line - Arkansas Times (blog)
Google News - over 6 years
In addition to Al and Ralph Capone, Orval discusses John Torrio, Charles O'Bannion, Lucky Luciano, Bugsy Siegl, Frank Costello, Albert Anastasia, Meyer Lansky, Joe Saltis, Mickey Cohen, Sam Giancana, Carlos Marcello, Joseph Valachi, and others
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Les Kennedy - Le Figaro
Google News - over 6 years
Distribution : Greg Kinnear (Jack Kennedy), Angela Besharah (Ann Gargan), Serge Houde (Sam Giancana), Rachel Wilson (Michelle), John Boylan (Cardinal Cushi), Kristin Adams (Cynthia), Chris Diamantopoulos (Frank Sinatra), Katie Holmes (Jackie Kennedy),
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The Loins of Politics: Anthony Weiner and Sexual Compulsivity - Newsline
Google News - over 6 years
And he usually got it: his bed mates famously included Marilyn Monroe and mobster Sam Giancana's girlfriend. JFK's insatiable sex drive was hardly a secret among newshounds in Washington, but it received no publicity during his lifetime – in those days
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Turnover at Tropicana mob exhibit - Las Vegas Review-Journal
Google News - over 6 years
But he also has been involved in litigation from the get-go, including a financial dispute with Antoinette Giancana McDonnell, who originally was hired to promote the attraction and is the daughter of famed gangster Sam Giancana
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Think it possible that ye may be mistaken - Daily Mail (blog)
Google News - over 6 years
There are no serious criminal sanctions for possession of cannabis, and most 'dealers' are not Colombian gangsters or Sam Giancana-lookalikes in fedoras, but a mate at school or in the pub. They don't have to get hold of it. They want to
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Way back when: Today in history - Tulsa World
Google News - over 6 years
Crime syndicate chieftain Sam Giancana, 65, who had been linked to CIA plots to kill Cuban Prime Minister Fidel Castro, was killed in his Oak Park, Ill., home in what police said did not appear to be a gangland execution - but something personal
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Republicans gloss over Reagan's Guilded age - Variety
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... stars felt that their SAG president was too friendly with Wasserman and his attorney, Sidney Korshak, the man who for years represented major figures in organized crime as well as in Hollywood (Korshak's links spanned Jimmy Hoffa to Sam Giancana)
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Sam Giancana
    LATE ADULTHOOD
  • 1975
    Age 66
    Died on June 19, 1975.
  • 1974
    Age 65
    He arrived back in Chicago on July 21, 1974.
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    After his release from prison, Giancana relocated to Cuernavaca, Mexico in order to avoid further grand jury questioning. He was arrested by Mexican authorities on July 19, 1974 and deported to the United States.
  • FIFTIES
  • 1966
    Age 57
    When Giancana was called before a grand jury in 1966, he was ordered to stay silent, which put him in prison for over a year.
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  • 1960
    Age 51
    According to the recently declassified CIA "Family Jewels" documents, Giancana and Santo Trafficante, Jr. were contacted in September 1960, about the possibility of an assassination attempt by a go-between from the CIA, Robert Maheu, after Maheu had contacted Johnny Roselli, a Mafia member in Las Vegas and Giancana's number-two man.
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  • FORTIES
  • 1957
    Age 48
    Giancana was present at the Mafia's 1957 Apalachin Meeting at the Upstate New York estate of Joseph Barbara.
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    It is believed to have been a major factor in his being "anointed" as the Outfit's new boss when Accardo stepped aside from being the front boss to becoming "consigliere," in 1957.
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  • 1951
    Age 42
    What is more, on June 19, 1951, Roe had fatally shot Lennard "Fat Lennie" Caifano, a made man in Giancana's crew.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1945
    Age 36
    In 1945, after serving a sentence at the Federal Correctional Complex, Terre Haute, Indiana (during which time he told his children he was away "at college"), Giancana made a name for himself by convincing Accardo, then the Outfit's underboss, to stage a take-over of Chicago's African-American "policy" (lottery) pay-out system for The Outfit.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1933
    Age 24
    Sam married Angelina DeTolve, the daughter of immigrants from the Italian region of Basilicata, on September 23, 1933.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1908
    Born
    Born in 1908.
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