On This Day in 1924 Angelo La Barbera was Born

On This Day in 1924 Angelo La Barbera was Born


On this day in 1924 Angelo La Barbera was born, he and his brother Salvatore were significant figures in the Sicilian Mafia, leading the family of Palermo Centro. He was also a protagonist in the first Mafia war in the early 1960’s.In 1968 he was charged with 7 murders and sentenced to 22 years, he was stabbed to death in October 28, 1975 by three mobsters while serving time in Perugia.

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