|Also Known As:||"Francesco Castiglia", "Prime Minister of the Underworld"|
|Birthplace:||Cassano allo Ionio, Calabria, Italy|
|Death:||Died in New York, New York, United States|
|Cause of death:||Heart attack|
|Place of Burial:||New York, Queens County, New York, United States|
|Occupation:||New York City gangster, mobster, bootlegger, crime boss, racketeer, businessman|
Historical records matching Frank Costello
About Frank Costello
Frank Costello was a New York City gangster who rose to the top of America's underworld, controlled a vast gambling empire across the United States and enjoyed political influence.
Nicknamed the "Prime Minister of the Underworld", he became one of the most powerful and influential Mafia bosses in American history, eventually leading the Luciano crime family, later called the Genovese crime family.