List of crime bosses

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This is an incomplete list of crime bosses. This list is arranged alphabetically by last name, and broken into categories by year that an individual is believed to have assumed leadership of a criminal organization

19th century

Early 20th century (1900–1919)

Prohibition (1919–1933)

Great Depression and World War II (1933–1945)

Post-World War II (1945–1970)

Late 20th century (1970–2000)

Early 21st century (2000–)

See also


  1. Sifakis, Carl (2010). The Mafia encyclopedia. Facts on File. ISBN 978-0-8160-6989-7. OCLC 882539611.
  2. Mob Life: Gangster Kings of Crime — slideshow by Life magazine