The Deadliest Mafia Hitmen In History And The Their Chilling Crimes

From the Five Families of New York to the organized crime syndicates of Boston, these notorious hitmen made killing a lucrative trade. Wikimedia CommonsSammy “The Bull” Gravano confessed to 19 murders. Mafia hitmen are the stuff of legend, appearing out of a back room to carry out a hit before fleeing into the night. And … Read more

Richard Kuklinski, The Story Of The Mafia’s Most Prolific Hitman

To his family and neighbors, Richard Kuklinski was the all-American man. To the mafia and his victims, he was the “devil himself” known as the Iceman killer. “Do you liken yourself to an assassin?” an interviewer once asked “The Iceman” Richard Kuklinski. “Assassin? It sounds so exotic,” the hitman replied with a hint of amusement … Read more

The Story Of Bugsy Siegel, The Gangster Who Built Las Vegas

Bugsy Siegel understood early on that the mob could go hog wild in Las Vegas and built one of the biggest empires in the history of organized crime. Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel was born on February 28, 1906, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. His parents were Jewish immigrants who had settled in New York City at the turn … Read more