Who is Frank Cali of Gambino Crime Family; Wiki, Bio, Shot, Murdered, Gambino Crime Family Today
Frank Cali Biography
Francesco Paolo Augusto Calì popularly known as Frank Cali or Franky Boy was the boss of the Gambino crime family. He was born on March 26, 1965, in New York City, New York, U.S. He was shot dead on 13th March 2019 outside his home on Staten Island.
Frank Cali Age
Frank was 53 years old at the time of his death.
Frank Cali Net worth
Frank net worth is unknown although he is said to be one of the richest gangsters in the world.
Frank Cali Family
Frank parents are Augusto and Agata Cesare, both natives of Palermo, Sicily. His father ran a goods store in Palermo and a video store in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. He was mentioned in the Pizza Connection investigation as a partner of Domenico Adamita, allied to Sicilian Mafia boss Gaetano Badalamenti.
Frank was the nephew nephew-in-law of a Sicilian mobster named John Gambino. He was also the great-nephew of Giovanni Bonventre and Vito Bonventre, both of which were a part of the Bonnano crime family.
Frank Cali Wife/ Frank Cali Rosario Inzerrilo
Cali was married to Rosario Inzerrilo who is related to Sicily’s notorious Inzerillo crime clan and is the niece of Gambino capo John Gambino.
Frank Cali Gambino Family
The Gambino family was once U.S.’s largest and most influential organized crime group but most of its leaders were convicted in the 1990s of crimes that included murder and racketeering.
At the time the family was led by John J. Gotti, who frequented expensive restaurants and nightclubs with a crew of bodyguards. John Gotti took the power in the family in 1985 after he arranged the murder of Paul Castellano, his predecessor, in front of Sparks Steak House in Manhattan.
John Gotti was convicted in 1992 of racketeering and murder and died of cancer in 2002 in prison at the age of 61. In 2013 his son, the former Gambino boss John A. Gotti was stabbed in the stomach in Syosset, N.Y. He survived.
Frank Cali Shot/ Gambino Boss Murdered
Frank Cali was reportedly shot on Wednesday night, 13th March 2019, outside his home in the New York City borough of Staten Island. According to the police Cali was in Todt Hill neighbourhood of Staten Island outside his SUV when a man in a blue pickup truck drove by, shooting him six times in the torso. The pickup truck reportedly ran him over after he was killed
The New York Post reported that Frankie was shot several times in the torso in the Todt Hill section of Staten Island around 9:20 p.m. He was rushed to Staten Island University Hospital North, where he was pronounced dead.
It is unclear how many times he was shot but according to a witness who called 911, he claimed to have heard at least six gunshots. While a neighbour of Cali told New York Times that he heard a burst of about seven gunshots just after 9 p.m.
His murder occurred on the same day that Joseph Cammarano Jr., the reputed acting boss of the Bonanno crime family, was acquitted at trial, and about a week after Carmine J. Persico, a longtime boss of the Colombo crime family, died in prison at age 85.
Who Killed Frank Cali
It is unclear who shot Cali as no arrest has been made and police continue to investigate the shooting. According to NYPD, the suspect sped away from the scene in a blue pickup truck.