Occupation

MAFIOSOS

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With 54 biographies, Mafiosos are the 80th most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Snookers, American Football Players, and Sociologists.

Pantheon has 53 people classified as mafiosos born between 1847 and 1990. Of these 53, 13 (24.53%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living mafiosos include Bernie Madoff, Frank Abagnale, and Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán. The most famous deceased mafiosos include Pablo Escobar, Al Capone, and Billy the Kid. As of October 2020, 7 new mafiosos have been added to Pantheon including Khun Sa, Griselda Blanco, and Amado Carrillo Fuentes.

Living Mafiosos

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Deceased Mafiosos

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Newly Added Mafiosos (2020)

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Most mafiosos were born in United States (23), Italy (5), and Colombia (2). By city, the most common birth places were New York City (4), Sicily (3), and Chicago (2).The most common death places of mafiosos were United States (19), Italy (4), and Colombia (2). By city, these were Medellín (2), Chicago (2), and Springfield, Missouri (2).

The earliest biographies classified as mafiosos in Pantheon are Wyatt Earp, Belle Starr, and Jesse James.  The concentration of mafiosos was largest during the Radio & Film Era, which lasted from 1900 to 1949. Some birth or death locations for earlier mafiosos are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

Which Mafiosos were alive at the same time? This visualization shows the lifespans of the 25 most globally memorable Mafiosos since 1700.

Mafiosos are found within the Public Figure domain which also includes Companions, Social Activists, Models, Pornographic Actors, and Extremists.