Frank Nitti

1886 - 1943

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Frank Ralph Nitto (born Raffaele Nitto, Italian: [franˈtʃesko raffaˈɛːle ˈnitto]; January 27, 1886 – March 19, 1943), known as Frank Nitti, was an Italian-American organized crime figure based in Chicago. The first cousin and bodyguard of Al Capone, Nitti was in charge of all money flowing through the operation. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Nitti has received more than 2,372,021 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Frank Nitti is the 90th most popular extremist (up from 100th in 2019), the 1,608th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,948th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Extremist.

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Among extremists, Frank Nitti ranks 90 out of 209Before him are Armin Meiwes, Gary Ridgway, Kang Kek Iew, Anders Behring Breivik, Pedro López, and Harold Shipman. After him are Susan Atkins, Wilhelm Voigt, Aileen Wuornos, Matija Gubec, David Berkowitz, and Michel Fourniret.

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Among people born in 1886, Frank Nitti ranks 65Before him are Willem Drees, Nikolay Gumilyov, Werner Kempf, Frank Lloyd, Edward Bach, and Georg Stumme. After him are Frederic Bartlett, Henry King, Gyula Gömbös, Joe Masseria, Leo Geyr von Schweppenburg, and Prince Sixtus of Bourbon-Parma. Among people deceased in 1943, Frank Nitti ranks 52Before him are Kurt von Hammerstein-Equord, Ernst Linder, Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Lepa Radić, Edsel Ford, and Abdelaziz of Morocco. After him are Franz Jägerstätter, Vito Cascio Ferro, Conrad Veidt, Takeda Sōkaku, Kurt Huber, and Wilhelm Kube.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Frank Nitti ranks 1,608 out of 4,668Before him are Bruno Pontecorvo (1913), Eduardo De Filippo (1900), Giovanni Andrea Doria (1539), Isabella of Savoy (1591), Aistulf (null), and John of Montecorvino (1246). After him are Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus (-49), Filippo Juvarra (1678), Pompeia (-90), Archduke Karl Salvator of Austria (1839), Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse (1926), and Giambattista Bodoni (1740).


Among extremists born in Italy, Frank Nitti ranks 8Before him are Charles Ponzi (1882), Tommaso Buscetta (1928), Vincenzo Peruggia (1881), Patrizia Reggiani (1948), Johnny Torrio (1882), and Carlo Gambino (1902). After him are Joseph Bonanno (1905), Albert Anastasia (1902), Russell Bufalino (1903), and Matteo Messina Denaro (1962).