On October 25, 1957 at about 10 a.m., Albert Anastasia walked into a barber Shop in Manhattan and sat at chair No. 4. After his bodyguard went outside for a walk, two men walked into the shop and shot him. Anastasia lunged toward the shooters reflection in a mirror but collapsed and died.

, Albert Anastasia walked into a barber Shop in Manhattan and sat at chair No. After his bodyguard went outside for a walk, two men walked into the shop and shot him.

Albert Anastasia (born Umberto Anastasio, September 26, 1902 – October 25, 1957) was one of the most ruthless and feared Cosa Nostra mobsters in U. S. history. A founder of the American Mafia, Anastasia ran Murder, Inc. during the prewar era and was boss of the modern Gambino crime family during most of the 1950s.

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Albert Anastasia ran the Gambino crime family after his original boss, Vincent Mangano mysteriously disappeared in Mangano's brother, Phil, was found.murdered that same year. Buy a copy of this Daily News photo here

Albert Anastasia (pronounced ah-nah-STAH-zee-ah) (born Umberto Anastasio, September 26, 1902 – October 25, 1957) was one of the most ruthless and feared Cosa Nostra mobsters in American history. A founder of the American Mafia, Anastasia ran Murder, Inc. during the prewar era and was boss of the modern Gambino crime family during most of the 1950s. Anastasia died in what was probably the most sensational assassination in mob history.

Albert Anastasia (pronounced ah-nah-STAH-zee-ah) (born Umberto Anastasio, September 1902 – October was one of the most ruthless and feared Cosa Nostra mobsters in American history. A founder of the American Mafia, Anastasia ran Murder, Inc.

JOSEPH " JOE THE BOSS " MASSERIA    Birth: 1879  Death: Apr. 15, 1931    Gangster. Murdered by four mafia gunmen: Albert Anastasia, Vito Genovese, Joe Adonis and Benjamin Siegel. Joseph (Joe the Boss

Obit - Joseph Joe the Boss Masseria - Gangster. Murdered by four mafia gunmen: Albert Anastasia, Vito Genovese, Joe Adonis and Benjamin Siegel.

Albert Anastasia, 55 old Murder Inc. mob, was shot to death  Park Sheraton Hotel, Seventh Ave. and 55th St.

Mobster Albert Anastasia is murdered at a barbershop in 1957

Albert Anastasia, 55 old Murder Inc. mob, was shot to death Park Sheraton Hotel, Seventh Ave.

Once known as the "Lord High Executioner" of Murder, Inc. and head of the Gambino Family, Albert Anastasia was one of the most feared bosses in the New York Mafia. Originally from Italy, he allegedly controlled a fierce racketeering business along the New York City waterfront for years.

Albert Anastasia born Umberto Anastasio September 26 1902 October 25 1957 was one of the most ruthless and feared Cosa Nostra mobsters in United States

Albert Anastasia Photo 8X10 - 1951 Mobster Mafia New York Murder Inc - $3.95

Albert Anastasia Photo 8X10 - 1951 Mobster Mafia New York Murder Inc

Albert Anastasia Photo - 1951 Mobster Mafia New York Murder Inc

Mafia Mug Shots: Albert Anastasia

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Albert Anastasia: Murder Inc. - Albert Anastasia was nicknamed the "Lord High Executioner" because of his position as the leader of a fearsome group of contract killers. Named "Murder Inc.

Albert Anastasia. Was the worst murderer EVER. Thankfully he got wacked in New Yorks Park Sheraton hotel in October 1957. The hotel is still there. The barber shop is currently a Starbucks! Shame he made it to 55 years old. A lot of innocent folks died at his direction.

Mafia Executioner Albert Anastasia's 1920s Home

Was the worst murderer EVER. Thankfully he got wacked in New Yorks Park Sheraton hotel in October The hotel is still there. The barber shop is currently a Starbucks!

Albert Anastasia (1902-1957), was boss of Murder Inc. with Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter, which executed over 400 on orders from the National Crime Syndicate of the Five Families of the New York Mafia in the 1930-1940s. Later he was boss of the Gambino Crime Family, from 1951 until his murder in 1975.

Albert Anastasia 1902-1957, Was Boss Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

1954 photo of mob boss Albert Anastasia. He was the chief executioner of the one-time murder Inc., ring. Rap star Rick Ross dedicated his album "Albert Anastasia EP" to the notorious mafia boss.

Rap stars who dedicated their song lyrics to famous mobsters

1954 photo of mob boss Albert Anastasia. He was the chief executioner of the one-time murder Inc. Rap star Rick Ross dedicated his album "Albert Anastasia EP" to the notorious mafia boss.

Joseph Gallo, a.k.a. "Crazy Joe" Gallo was a hit man for the Profaci and Colombo crime families and reportedly was the gunman behind the death of mobster and former leader of Murder Inc., Albert Anastasia. Gallo served 10 years for conspiracy and extortion. He was murdered in 1972 by the Colombo family while celebrating his 43rd birthday, one year after being released from prison.

Joseph Gallo, a.k.a. "Crazy Joe" Gallo was a hit man for the Profaci and Colombo crime families and reportedly was the gunman behind the death of mobster and former leader of Murder Inc., Albert Anastasia. Gallo served 10 years for conspiracy and extortion. He was murdered in 1972 by the Colombo family while celebrating his 43rd birthday, one year after being released from prison.

Albert Anastasia was rudely dispatched from his throne when two gunmen walked into the Park Sheraton Hotel, pumped four bullets into him as he sat in a barber chair and left him for dead.

Albert Anastasia shouldn't have gone to the barber shop in October This picture was on the front page of the San Jose Mercury (a Hearst newspaper). I was the one who walked down to get the newspaper, so I got to read it first.

Anthony Coppola aka Cappy was Albert Anastasias bookie, driver and sidekick. Coppola used to date actress Liz Renay before she ended up with Mickey Cohen.

Anthony Coppola aka Cappy was Albert Anastasias bookie, driver and sidekick. Coppola used to date actress Liz Renay before she ended up with Mickey Cohen.

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