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Paul "Skinny" D'Amato
Birth: ???. 1, 1908
Atlantic City
Atlantic County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1984
Atlantic City
Atlantic County
New Jersey, USA

Organized Crime Figure. Known as "Mr. Atlantic City", he was the owner of the 500 Club in Atlantic City, New Jersey from the 1930's until the club burned down in 1973. The 500 Club was a front for an illegal gambling operation providing slot machines, baccarat, craps, roulette, and blackjack. To draw gamblers, he had such big name entertainers as Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis,Jr., Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis perform at the club. At his funeral Frank Sinatra served as a pallbearer carrying the casket at the church and cemetery. (bio by: Bill Heneage) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Bettyjane Creamer D'Amato (1926 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Cathy D'Amato Schuppert (1952 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery and Chapel Mausoleum
Mays Landing
Atlantic County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Near the main door. Right side.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 19, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 19629
Paul Skinny D'Amato
Added by: Edwin Vargas
 
Paul Skinny D'Amato
Added by: Bill Heneage
 
Paul Skinny D'Amato
Added by: Bill Heneage
 
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