Carmine Galante, 1979 (5/21)

Carmine Galante, 1979

The body of Carmine “Lilo” Galante (top right), boss of the Bonanno crime family, lies outside of Joe & Mary’s Italian-American Restaurant in Brooklyn. Galante was murdered by some of his own men, acting on orders from a collection of rival mob families upset over Galante’s power grabs.

Written by Benjamin Grayson

Former Bouquet seller now making a go with blogging and graphic designing. I love creating & composing history articles and lists.

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