John Gotti
John Gotti
Celebrated Name: John Gotti
Real Name/Full Name: John Joseph Gotti, Jr.
Gender: Male
Age at the time of death: 61 years old
Birth Date: 27 October 1940
Date of Death: 10 June 2002
Birth Place: The Bronx, New York, United States
Nationality: Italian-American
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 82 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Victoria DiGiorgio (m. 1962–2002)
Children: Yes (John A. Gotti, Victoria Gotti, Angel Gotti, Frank Gotti, Peter Gotti, Jr.)
Profession: Gangster
Net Worth in 2024: $30 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Powerful Italian-American gangster John Gotti is also famous as the head of the Gambino Crime Family of New York. Also famous as Teflon Don, John Gotti had a net worth of million dollars at the time of his death.

Maybe you know about John Gotti very well But do you know how old was he at the time of his death and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of John Gotti’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

John Gotti was born on 27th October 1940 in South Bronx, New York. His father’s name was J. Joseph Gotti and his mother were Fannie, who was Italian immigrants. His father works as day labor and finds it pretty hard to run a family of 13 children. Gotti was fifth among them. Before settling in East New York, Gotti’s family moved a lot due to financial problems. At the time, East New York was infamous for its youth gang activity.

Gotti started working for Carmine Fatico, who runs an underground club in the neighborhood at the age of 12. Gambino Family was the biggest among the five organized crime families in New York, and Fatico was a captain in it. Gotti met his life-time mentor in the club, Aniello Dellacroce.

Fulton-Rockaway boys, a group is known for their frequent car-jackings and robbery, made Gotti their leader. Gutti crushed his toes while stealing a cement mixer only at the age of 14. He was marked by the police as a low-level associate who works for the Fatico crew. He joined Franklin K. Lane High School but dropped out very soon.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 27 October 1940, John Gotti was 61 years old at the time of his death. His height was 1.78 m. tall, and weigh 82 kg.


Now Gotti was involved full-time with the crime. He was arrested for a lot of things like street fighting, public intoxication, and car theft. He was arrested five times before his 21st birthday.

Gotti married Victoria DiGiorgio in 1962 after she gave birth to their first child Angela and already pregnant for the second. Gotti tried some legitimate jobs for the family as an assistant to a truck driver or a presser in a coat factory but soon got bored and came back to the crime world.

He became one of the important members of the Gambino hijacking crew very soon. Gotti got the name “Teflon Don” as he fooled the FBI and went from court clear as the jury foreman fixed the verdict, and the FBI found it very late. In his Howard Beach neighborhood, Gotti was a hero.

Awards & Achievements

This section is blank as no society gives any award to a mobster. Though the movie ‘Gotti’ made on the story of his life got some awards.

Net Worth & Salary of John Gotti in 2024

John Gotti Net Worth
John Gotti Net Worth

The Italian-American mobster earned his money through various crimes like kidnapping, extortion, hijacking, gambling, loan sharking, and racketeering. This member of the Gambino Crime Family has an estimated net worth of around $30 million as of June 2024.

On 2nd April 1992, Gotti was finally convicted of murder and racketeering the Gambino family’s new underboss, Sammy Gravano testified against him by the pressure of FBI. Gotti also convicted for gambling, drug trafficking, extortion, and stock fraud. Gotti was sent to life imprisonment without parole. Gotti died in jail with head and neck cancer on 10th June 2002.


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