Ciro Terranova

Ciro Terranova

Ciro "The Artichoke King" Terranova (July 1888 − February 20, 1938) was a New York City gangster and one time underboss of the Morello crime family.

Read more about Ciro Terranova:  Early Life, Return To New York, Rise To Power, Change in Power, Troubled Murder Contract, Castellammarese War, Downfall and Death

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1930 In Organized Crime - Events
... which included mobsters such as Vito Genovese and Frank Costello), and Ciro Terranova begins secretly negotiating with Salvatore Maranzano to persuade ... January 5 - Ciro Terranova issues a press statement regarding the dramatic robbery at the Judge Albert Vitale Fundraiser dinner in New York on December 1929 ... Terranova claims that he is being used as a scapegoat for the split in the New YorkTammany Hall political organization ...
Ciro Terranova - Downfall and Death
... As Schultz' partner, Ciro received only 25% of the profits ... Ciro's career briefly rose again after the death of Schultz and his associates ... However, Luciano then put Mike Coppola in charge of destroying Terranova ...