Sicilian-American mob boss known for being a member of the infamous St. Louis crime family. He was charged with a variety of crimes during his time in the syndicate, including assault and the transportation of firearms across state lines.
He worked as an usher at the Ambassador Theater during the Great Depression.
He was arrested for having $30,000 in his pocket in 1981.
He married Fara Marie Sharamitaro in 1929 and had four children with her.
He and the St. Louis family reportedly owned a substantial portion of boxer Sonny Liston's contract.