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Meyer Lansky

Meyer LanskyAKA Maier Suchowjanski

Born: 2-Jul-1902
Birthplace: Grodny, Russia
Died: 15-Jan-1983
Location of death: Miami Beach, FL
Cause of death: Cancer - Lung
Remains: Buried, Mt. Nebo Cemetery, Miami, FL

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Criminal

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The brains behind the Mafia's money

Father: Max Suchowljansky
Mother: Yetta Lansky
Brother: Jake
Wife: Anne (div. 1946)
Son: Buddy
Son: Paul
Daughter: Sandra
Wife: Thelma Sheer Schwartz ("Teddy", m. 16-Dec-1948, d. 1997)

    Naturalized US Citizen 1928
    Assault (1918), charge dismissed
    Disorderly Conduct pled guilty
    Drug Possession Donnatal, Miami, FL (1969), charge dropped
    Contempt of Court (1973), overturned on appeal
    Tax Evasion acquitted 1973
    Polish Ancestry
    Jewish Ancestry
    Risk Factors: Smoking

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