Carlo Gambino cause of death

Carlo Gambino’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) August 24, 1902

Death Date October 16, 1976

Age of Death 74 years

Cause of Death Heart Attack

Profession Criminal

The criminal Carlo Gambino died at the age of 74. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Patriarch of the Gambino crime family who became the Boss of Bosses in organized crime.

Began carrying out murders for gang bosses in his teens, while involved in the Honored Society.

He had two brothers, one of which was very involved in the mafia, and another who stayed away from it completely.

Personal Life

His brother-in-law was mobster, Paul Castellano.

He was nicknamed The Godfather, which inspired Mario Puzo’s 1969 novel by the same name.

How did Carlo Gambino die?

Following the Apalachin Meeting in 1957, and the imprisonment of Vito Genovese in 1959, Gambino took over the Commission of the American Mafia and played a powerful role in organized crime until his death from a heart attack in 1976.