On This Day in 1991 John Tronolone Died, Aged 80

On This Day in 1991 John Tronolone Died, Aged 80


On this day in 1991, 80 year old John Tronolone passed away before he could start a 9-year prison sentence for accepting stolen jewelry from an undercover police officer in return for bookmaking and loan sharking debts.

Tronolone was a Cleveland mobster who became boss of the Cleveland Crime Family in 1985 after the death of James Licavoli.

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