Chicago mob boss whose street names included Sam the Cigar and Mooney and had CIA connections.
He became a member of the juvenile crime organization, the Forty-Two Gang, and later joined forces with the infamous Chicago Outfit.
He became an FBI witness who helped prosecute the perpetrators of Chicago's organized crime.
He married Angelina DeTolve in 1933. The couple had three daughters: Bonnie, Francine, and Antoinette.