Frank Cali

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Francesco Paolo Augusto Calì (Italian: [franˈtʃesko kaˈli]; March 26, 1965 – March 13, 2019),[1] known as "Frank" or "Franky Boy", was an American crime boss of the Gambino crime family.[2] Cali was thought to have been the Gambinos' "ambassador to Sicilian mobsters" and had linked him to the Inzerillo Mafia family from Palermo.[3] He was born in New York City.

Cali was killed outside his home in Staten Island on March 13, 2019, aged 53.[4]

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  1. Franky Boy, the invisible boss who wanted to have Palermo back, La Repubblica, February 8, 2008
  2. Staten Island mobster takes Gambino leadership: report, New York Daily News, August 21, 2015
  3. Marzulli, John (February 20, 2008). "Reputed Gambino crime capo's house bought with mob cash?". New York Daily News. Retrieved 12 April 2012.
  4. Gambino crime family boss Frank Cali shot and killed outside Staten Island home: sources, New York Daily News, March 13, 2019