Carlo Gambino was a quiet, but very dangerous man. Allegedly he killed his way to the top of the Gambino family, heading the crime family for 20 years, and The Commission for more than 15 years. Remarkably Gambino spent a total of 22 months in prison for his life of crime.
Famous 20s and 30s American mobster Baby Face Nelson was born today 12-6 in 1908. He was a member of the Dillinger Gang and for a time was Public Enemy No 1 on the FBI list. He passed in a shoot out with the FBI in 1934.