Tommy DeSimone is declared Legally Dead by the FBI.
January 3, Louis Tuzzio an associate in the Bonnano Crime Family is murdered by his own crime family while sitting in his brothers Chevrolet Camaro. He was murdered on the orders of Consigliere Anthony Spero because he demanded to become a made man and had been disrespectful towards made men. There was also pressure from John Gotti to avenge the wounding of Joseph Sclafani during the Farace hit, whose father was close to Mr Gotti.
February 9, Anthony DiLapi a soldier in the Lucchese Crime Family is murdered by a team of hitmen in Los Angeles California for being a suspected rat and for refusing to attend a meeting with Anthony Casso and Vittorio Amuso which he knew would end with him getting whacked.
August 9, Edward Garofalo a demolitions contractor is murdered by the Gambino Crime Family while walking to his cadillac on 83rd street, dyker heights, Brooklyn. he was suspected of being a rat.
In August 1990, mobster Louis Daidone executed Bruno Facciolo in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. Daidone and two associates lured Facciolo to a garage, stabbed and shot him to death, then stuffed a dead canary in his mouth as a message to other mobsters that Facciolo "sang like a canary" (was a rat), He was found a few days later in the boot of a car in brooklyn. Facciolo was ordered killed because two New York Police Department detectives on the Lucchese payroll, Louis Eppolito and Stephen Caracappa, identified him as an informant.
October 4, Louis DiBono a soldier in the Gambino Crime Family is Murdered while he was sat in his 1987 Cadillac Deville in the underground parking garage of the Twin Towers. he was murdered on the orders of Salvatore Gravano and John Gotti.
November 6, Edward Lino a Capo in the Gambino Crime Family is Murdered while he was sat in his Mercedes S-Class on the Belt Parkway,Brooklyn he was murdered by Louis Eppolito and Stephen Caracappa on orders of Anthony Casso to intimidate John Gotti as Lino was a Close Friend of Gotti.
December 11, 1990 FBI raids the Ravenite Social Club and arrests Gambino Family Boss John Gotti, Underboss Salvatore Gravano,Consigliere Frank Locascio and most of the Gambino Capos on Racketeering charges.
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Dick Tracy - (film)
The Godfather Part III (film) starring Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire, Andy García, Joe Mantegna and Sophia Coppola
Goodfellas (film) starring Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino, Mike Starr and Frank Vincent.
King of New York - (film) starring Christopher Walken, David Caruso, Laurence Fishburne, Wesley Snipes and Steve Buscemi.
The Krays (film) starring Gary Kemp and Martin Kemp.
The Lost Capone (film) starring Adrian Pasdar, Eric Roberts, Anthony Crivello and Dominic Chianese.
Miller's Crossing - (film) starring Gabriel Byrne, John Turturro, Jon Polito, Mike Starr and Steve Buscemi.
Mob Story (film)
My Blue Heaven (film) starring Steve Martin, Rick Moranis and Joan Cusack.
State of Grace (film) starring Sean Penn, Ed Harris, Gary Oldman and John Turturro.
Boiling Point (film)
January 3, Louis Tuzzio, Bonnano crime family Associate.
February 9, Anthony DiLapi, Lucchese crime family Soldier.
August 8, Edward Garofalo, Gambino crime family Associate.
August, Bruno Facciolo, Lucchese crime family Soldier.
October 4, Louis DiBono, Gambino crime family Soldier.
November 6, Edward Lino, Gambino crime family Capo.
Tommy DeSimone Lucchese crime family associate (declared legally dead by FBI but murdered in 1979).