There are different famous personalities that recognized themselves as most notorious members of underworld mafia. Some got high level of fame based on their cruelty and their dangerous decisions.
We have selected this topic to discuss 10 most notorious underworld mafia dons.
10. Vito Rizzuto
Vito Rizzuto is considered as the head of the most notorious Rizzuto crime family that was based in Montreal, Canada. He was born on February 21, 1946 in Italy. He was moved to Montreal by his parents in 1954. Different studies have revealed this fact that Vito looked after a criminal empire which used to import and distribute heroin and hashish in huge quantities in Canada.
9. Giuseppe Falsone
He is considered as a strong member of the Silicon Mafia. He remained on the most wanted list of the Italian Interior Ministry since January 1999 till his arrest in France in June 2010. Different studies have also revealed this fact that he is considered as one of the bosses of Cosa Nostra in the province of Agrigento.
He took control the activities of his family after the death of his father and his elder brother who were killed by the Stidda during a vicious war with Cosa Nostra clans.
8. John ‘No Nose’ DiFronzo
He is also considered a part of most dangerous underworld group. Born on December 13, 1928, John was a Chicago mobster and the reputed boss of the Chicago Outfit. He first appeared in the criminal record in 1949. He was famous due to his nick name ‘No Nose’ which he got when he sliced off his nose while jumping through a window during a 1949 clothing store burglary.
7. Giovanni Brusca
Born on February 20, 1957, Giovanni Brusca is a former member of the Silicon Mafia. He murdered different famous persons and once he stated that he had committed between 100 and 200 murders but unable to understand the exact number of murders. He was sentenced to life in prison. He is also considered as a ruthless killer.
6. Carmine ‘The Snake’ Persico, Jr
He is also considered as one of the most notorious member of underworld. He was born on August 8, 1933 in Brooklyn. He is in prison and has been servicing a sentence of almost 139 years in federal prison since 1987. He committed many murders and has also been involved in different gang wars.
5. Nicodemo ‘Little Nicky’ Scarfo
He is considered as the boss of the Philadelphia crime family after the death of Angelo Bruno and Phil Testa. Different persons have reported this thing about his cruelty that he did not hesitate to murder someone if he was shown the mild disrespect or even if he was stared at. He was also considered as psychotic, cruel and vicious.
4. Salvatore Lo Piccolo
He is also considered as one of the most notorious member of underworld family. He also belonged to Silicon Mafia. Born on July 20, 1942, he had been cementing his power his rise to the top of the Palermo Mafia unit until his own arrest on November 5, 2007.
3. Vittorio ‘Little Vic’ Amuso
He is considered as a New York mobster and boss of the Luchese crime family. He was considered as ‘’deadly don’’ and was assigned this title by Assistant United States Attorney Charles Rose. He grew up in Canarsie Brooklyn and he was introduced to Anthony ‘’Tony Ducks’’ Corallo. He became enforcer of Profaci crime family.
2. Bernardo Provenzano
He is also considered as one of the most notorious member of underworld regime. He was born on January 31, 1933 and was a member of the Silicon Mafia. He had not been publicly seen since 1963. Under his supervision and leadership, the Mafia became less bloodthirsty and more efficient.
1. Salvatore ‘Toto’ Riina
He is considered as former chief of Silicon Mafia and was born on November 16, 1930. He is also known as a ruthless murderer and was involved in a murder campaign that reached at its peak level in the early 90s.