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Albert Anastasia
Original name: Umberto Anastasio
Birth: Feb. 26, 1902
Catanzaro
Calabria, Italy
Death: Oct. 25, 1957
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

Oragnized Crime Figure. He was part of "Murder Incorporated", a group of professional killers who worked solely for the National Crime Syndicate in the 1930s. The killers received assignments and payments to murder total strangers in the New York area or anywhere in the country, murdering anyone selected by the syndicate board. Murder, Inc. was destroyed when Murder Inc., hitman Abe Reles turned informant in 1940. Anastasia went on to become head of the Gambino crime family in the 1950s. He was shot to death in the barber shop of the Park Sheraton Hotel, now called the Park Central Hotel. 
 
Burial:
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 39, Lot 38325, Grave 182
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Albert Anastasia
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Albert Anastasia
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Albert Anastasia
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