Lansky, Meyer


Lansky, Meyer
(1902-83)
   American gangster. He was associated with American gambling syndicates. He moved to Israel in 1970 when he faced criminal charges in the US, but his application to remain in Israel was rejected. He then went to South America, but later returned to Miami where he was arrested.

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  • LANSKY, MEYER — (Maier Suchowljansky; The Brain, Mogul of the Mob, Chairman of the Board ; 1902? 1983), U.S. gangster, one of the most powerful and richest of U.S. crime syndicate chiefs, instrumental in the development of the American mafia. Born in Grodno,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Lansky, Meyer — orig. Maier Suchowljansky born July 4, 1902, Grodno, Russia died Jan. 15, 1983, Miami Beach, Fla., U.S. Russian born U.S. gangster. His family immigrated to New York in 1911. As a young man he joined Bugsy Siegel in auto theft, burglary, and… …   Universalium

  • Lansky, Meyer — (b. 1902)    US alleged gangster. After an alleged association with American gambling syndicates over a long period, Lansky took up residence in Israel in 1970, at a time when he faced criminal charges in the United States. His application to… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Lansky, Meyer — orig. Maier Suchowljanski (4 jul. 1902, Grodno, Rusia–15 jun. 1983, Miami Beach, Fla., EE.UU.). Gángster estadounidense nacido en Rusia. Su familia inmigró a Nueva York en 1911. De joven participó con Bugsy Siegel en el robo de automóviles, robo… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Meyer Lansky — in 1958 Born Meyer Suchowljansky July 4, 1902(1902 07 04) Grodno, Russian Empire …   Wikipedia

  • Meyer Lansky — Meyer Lansky, 1958 Meyer Lansky (eigentlich polnisch Majer Suchowliński, russisch Мейер Суховлянский/Mejer Suchowljanski, weißrussisch Мэер Сухаўлянскі/Mejer Suchauljanski; * 4. Juli 1902 in Grodno, Russisches Kaiserreich, heute W …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Meyer Lansky — en 1958 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Meyer Cohen — Meyer Harris „Mickey“ Cohen (* 4. September 1913 in Brooklyn, New York; † 29. Juli 1976 in Los Angeles, Kalifornien) war ein US amerikanischer Mobster und wird der Kosher Nostra zugerechnet. Er war vor allem in Los Angeles von den 1930er bis in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Meyer H. Cohen — Meyer Harris „Mickey“ Cohen (* 4. September 1913 in Brooklyn, New York; † 29. Juli 1976 in Los Angeles, Kalifornien) war ein US amerikanischer Mobster und wird der Kosher Nostra zugerechnet. Er war vor allem in Los Angeles von den 1930er bis in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Meyer Harris Cohen — Meyer Harris „Mickey“ Cohen (* 4. September 1913 in Brooklyn, New York; † 29. Juli 1976 in Los Angeles, Kalifornien) war ein US amerikanischer Mobster und wird der Kosher Nostra zugerechnet. Er war vor allem in Los Angeles von den 1930er bis in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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