Born: October 27, 1940, The Bronx, New York City, NY
Died: June 10, 2002, Springfield, MO
Arretst:John Gotti after a bust in 1973 for a revenge slay.
John Joseph Gotti Jr. was an Italian-American gangster who became boss of the powerful Gambino crime family in New York City. Gotti and his brothers grew up in poverty and turned to a life of crime at an early age. John Gotti, aka the Dapper Don — — arrested in 1973 for murdering a rival gang member.