Joseph Bonanno

1905 - 2002

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Joseph Charles Bonanno (born Giuseppe Carlo Bonanno; Italian: [dʒuˈzɛppe ˈkarlo boˈnanno]; January 18, 1905 – May 11, 2002), sometimes referred to as Joe Bananas, was an Italian-American crime boss of the Bonanno crime family, which he ran from 1931 to 1968. Bonanno was born in Castellammare del Golfo, Sicily, where his father was also involved in organized crime. At the age of three, Bonanno immigrated to New York City with his family, for about 10 years before he moved back to Italy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Bonanno has received more than 1,813,083 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Joseph Bonanno is the 111th most popular extremist (down from 99th in 2019).

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Among extremists, Joseph Bonanno ranks 111 out of 205Before him are Marcus Fulvius Flaccus, Leon Czolgosz, Alexandros Koryzis, Baby Face Nelson, Omar Abdel-Rahman, and Aslan Usoyan. After him are Wadie Haddad, Joseph Valachi, John Adams, Béla Kiss, Albert Anastasia, and Sam Giancana.

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Among people born in 1905, Joseph Bonanno ranks 109Before him are Nathan Homer Knorr, Louis Harold Gray, Gareth Jones, Edgar Snow, Dhyan Chand, and Hiroshi Inagaki. After him are Nobuhito, Prince Takamatsu, Frits Philips, Eduard Tubin, Michael Powell, Sven Rydell, and Gerhard Klopfer. Among people deceased in 2002, Joseph Bonanno ranks 94Before him are Nguyễn Văn Thuận, Spyros Kyprianou, Uziel Gal, Karel Reisz, Victor Weisskopf, and Michail Stasinopoulos. After him are Thomas Gordon, Waylon Jennings, Jacques Massu, Eugenio Coșeriu, Brad Dexter, and Michel Henry.

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