Louis "Lepke" Buchalter
|Cause of death:||Execution at Sing Sing for murder|
|Place of Burial:||Mount Hebron Cemetery, Flushing, Queens, New York, United States|
Husband of Beatrice Buchalter
|Managed by:||Private User|
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About Louis "Lepke" Buchalter
Louis "Lepke" Buchalter (February 6, 1897 – March 4, 1944) was an American mobster and head of the Mafia hit squad Murder, Inc. during the 1930s. Buchalter was one of the premier labor racketeers in New York City during that era.
Buchalter became the only major mob boss to receive the death penalty in the United States after being convicted of murder.