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Sammy "The Bull" Gravano

Salvatore Gravano was born on March 12,1945, the son of Caterina and Giorlando, otherwise known as Kay and Gerry, both from Sicily.Kay came over as a child while Gerry came through from Canada as an illegal alien.Salvatore was the last of five children born to the couple.While Salvatore was a child the family dropped the name Salvatore and opted for "Sammy" because the child reminded everyone of an uncle with the same name.Sammy and his family lived on 78th Street in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn, New York.At an early age, Sammy was dyslexic, while attending Public School 186 in Brooklyn Sammy began his hate for authority and love for crime.As Sammy struggled with his problems of reading and writing whenever he was teased he would resort to violence by hitting anyone who teased him.Sammy received a new bicycle for his 10th birthday due to his carelessness it was stolen from him by two older and bigger kids who were noticed riding it a few days later.Sammy angered over his new present being stolen quickly ran up to the boys and beat them both up.Around the corner were a few wise guys of a local mob who witnessed it all and ran over to stop the boys.After Sammy was pulled away and the older beat up boys were demanded to leave one wise guy asked the other if he had noticed how Sammy was acting like a bull in that fight, the other soldier agreed and Sammy was granted his nickname "The Bull" at an early age of 10.
As Sammy grew older he began to help out at his parents small garment factory.The Gravano family did not enjoy union help so they went with only non-union workers.A while after this decision a few men came in to the factory and told Gerry Gravano that if he kept operating without union workers he would need to start making payoffs.Sammy angered by the threat and his hot temper made him restless.Sammy's dad tried to calm him down but could only do so much.Gerry Grava…

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