Flashcards in Extra Cred Quiz Deck (23):
_____________ broke out between New York City's two biggest Italian-American criminal gangs
Crime boss _____________ crowned boss of all bosses
___________ had Salvatore Maranzano murdered
Lucky Luciano Organizes the Commission
After Prohibition ________ move into other activities
Charles Luciano was born in ______ and moved to NYC
Charles Luciano started crime at an early age
He started a _______
Charles Luciano Joined a gang- Accused of several murders, ________ convicted
Late 1920's,-chief aide to ______________
Giuseppe "Joe the Boss" Masseria
Old World Mafia ideals of respect, loyalty and honor
In 1931- eliminated the remaining Sicilian mafia and started ___________
Who was a Jewish mobster?
Meyer Lansky was known as "____________"
__________ character in the Godfather
Who quit 6th grade?
Who was Al Capone's boss?
1925 Chicago mob boss after _________________
assassination attempt on his boss
Al Capone was known as __________
Who went to Alcatraz?
When was the St. Valentine's Day Massacre?
February 14, 1929
What was St. Valentine's Day massacre
Murder of 6 mobsters and a mechanic of the North Side Irish gang led by Bugs Moran
What was the struggle of the St. Valentine's Day massacre?
Struggle- Irish American gang and the South Side Italian gang (Al Capone)- for control of organized crime in Chicago