|Celebrated Name:||Larry Hoover|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Larry Hoover|
|Age:||69 years old|
|Birth Date:||30 November 1950|
|Birth Place:||Jackson, Mississippi, U.S.|
|Marital Status:||In a relationship|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Larry Bernard, Larry Hoover, Jr., and Tyree Hoover)|
|Dating/Girlfriend (Name):||Yes (Winndye Jenkins )|
|Is Larry Hoover Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$10 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2020|
Larry Hoover is a popular American gang leader. He is the founder of the Chicago street gang, Gangster Disciples. He was sentenced to a 150–200-year sentence for the murder of William Young in 1973. However, because of conspiracy, extortion, money laundering, and continuing to run the gang from the state prison, he ended up receiving a life sentence in 1997.
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Early Life & Biography
Larry Hoover was born on the 30th of November 1950 in Jackson, Mississippi, the U.S. His family moved to Chicago, Illinois when he was four years old. He began his criminal activities at the age of 12 with his friends and began engaging in crimes like thefts and mugging. He, along with his local friends called themselves, “Supreme Gangsters”. Sometime later, he became the leader of the group.
Larry Hoover has three children, Larry Bernard, Larry Hoover, Jr., and Tyree Hoover. He has been in a relationship with Winndye Jenkins for a long time. He has previously been in a relationship with Bertha Mosby.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on the 30th of November 1950, Larry Hoover is 69 years old as of today’s date 18th September 2020. His height is … M tall, and his weight is … Kg.
Larry Hoover began engaging in criminal activities at the age of 12. He began engaging in crimes like thefts and mugging as part of the group, “Supreme Gangsters.” Sometime later, he became the leader of the group. He then chose to merge his gang with a rival gang led by David Barksdale, and they began to be known as “Black Gangster Disciple Nation.”
They then began engaging in more serious crimes like shooting and assault. By the time he reached his 20s, he had been in and out of prison several times and had also survived multiple shooting attempts on his life. On the 26th of February 1973, he ordered the killing of William ‘Pooky’ Young, a 19-year old person who was charged with stealing money and drugs from the gang.
It was the Gang member, Andrew Howard, who abducted Young and later shot him. As a result, both Larry Hoover and Andrew Howard were charged with murder and sentenced to 150 to 200 years in prison. Consequently, he was sent to Stateville Correctional Center in Crest Hill, Illinois to serve his term. However, this didn’t stop him, and he continued to control the gang from prison. In fact, in 1974, after the death of David Barksdale, he gained control of Chicago’s South Side.
Under his rule, the gang gained control of the South Side drug trade as well. By the early 1990s, he claimed to put his criminal life behind, and the gang began engaging in charity events and political protests. It was later found that these practices were only done for laundering drug money, and no help was being provided by the charities. In 1997, he received a life sentence for drug conspiracy, extortion, and continuing to run the gang from prison.
Awards & Achievements
Larry Hoover hasn’t won any award as of yet.
Net Worth & Salary of Larry Hoover in 2020
As of September 2020, Larry Hoover has gathered a net worth of $10 million. He has garnered most of his earnings from various criminal activities. He began engaging in petty crimes at the age of 12 as a member of the gang, Supreme Gangsters. He soon became the leader of the gang and later merged the gang with a rival gang led by David Barksdale, and they began to be known as “Black Gangster Disciple Nation.”
They then began engaging in more serious crimes like shooting and assault. He was sentenced to a 150–200-year sentence for the murder of William Young in 1973. However, because of conspiracy, extortion, money laundering, and continuing to run the gang from the state prison, he ended up receiving a life sentence in 1997.
Larry Hoover is a mastermind without a doubt, but he definitely didn’t use his intelligence for the right reasons. With that being said, we hope he can turn his life around create a better future for the ones that are close to him.