Amado Carrillo Fuentes

1956 - 1997

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Amado Carrillo Fuentes (; December 17, 1956 – July 7, 1997) was a Mexican drug lord who seized control of the Juárez Cartel after assassinating his boss Rafael Aguilar Guajardo. Amado Carrillo became known as "El Señor de Los Cielos" ("The Lord of the Skies"), because of the large fleet of jets he used to transport drugs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amado Carrillo Fuentes has received more than 9,564,949 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Amado Carrillo Fuentes is the 28th most popular mafioso, the 70th most popular biography from Mexico and the 2nd most popular Mexican Mafioso.

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Among mafiosos, Amado Carrillo Fuentes ranks 28 out of 54Before him are Ta Mok, Tamam Shud case, Vito Genovese, Khun Sa, Salvatore Giuliano, and Griselda Blanco. After him are Sundance Kid, Semion Mogilevich, Frank Lucas, Richard Kuklinski, Jenny-Wanda Barkmann, and Salvatore Maranzano.

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Among people born in 1956, Amado Carrillo Fuentes ranks 52Before him are Park Won-soon, Patricia Cornwell, Dave Murray, Carlo Urbani, Michael Biehn, and Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz. After him are Bakir Izetbegović, Michele Alboreto, Sela Ward, Khaled Mashal, Miguel Bosé, and Rita Wilson. Among people deceased in 1997, Amado Carrillo Fuentes ranks 73Before him are Barbara, Hastings Banda, Yevgeny Khaldei, Roland Topor, Teiichi Matsumaru, and Mate Boban. After him are Virgilio Barco Vargas, Alparslan Türkeş, Manfred von Ardenne, Bo Widerberg, François Furet, and Ernst Wilimowski.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Amado Carrillo Fuentes ranks 70 out of 487Before him are Ricardo Montalbán (1920), Pedro Infante (1917), Marcial Maciel (1920), Vicente Fernández (1940), Alfonso García Robles (1911), and Felipe Calderón (1962). After him are Tizoc (1436), Silvia Pinal (1931), Pedro Lascuráin (1856), Ernesto Zedillo (1951), Gustavo Díaz Ordaz (1911), and Subcomandante Marcos (1957).

Among MAFIOSOS In Mexico

Among mafiosos born in Mexico, Amado Carrillo Fuentes ranks 2Before him are Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán (1957).