John Gotti

Organized crime boss.

Born on October 27, 1940.
Died at the age of 61 on June 10, 2002.
Cause of Death: Throat cancer.

John Gotti
He has been dead for over 19 years.
If he was still alive today, he would be 81 years of age.

Who else died in 2002?
Famous people who died from cancer.

Which generation did John Gotti belong to?

John Gotti was a part of the Silent Generation demographic cohort.

"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

John Gotti was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1940.

That is a 5 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

What was he known for?

Gotti was the boss of the Gambino crime family in New York City.

What were his nicknames?

His nicknames / aliases were: "The Teflon Don" and "The Dapper Don"

Which star sign was John Gotti?

John Gotti had the star sign Scorpio.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 6.

How tall was he?

John Gotti was around 5 ft 10 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 178 cm.

Statistically speaking, this means that he was slightly taller than the average American male. However, he was not tall by conventional standards.

In other words, he didn't stand out as being particularly tall.

How old would John Gotti be if he was still live?

If he was still alive today, he would be 81 years old.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Sunday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Monday.

How long ago did John Gotti die?

He died in June, 2002, which was over 19 years ago. More than a decade has passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A child that was born on the same day that he died would be close to starting college by now.
  • Since John Gotti's death in 2002, roughly four FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around five US presidential elections have been held.
  • He died just before cameras on cell phones became the norm.
  • Since his death, the United States has had three new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had four new Prime Ministers since he passed away.
  • Because he died in 2002, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Rihanna, Kanye West, 50 Cent, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, LeBron James and Mark Zuckerberg.
  • He did not live long enough to see the film The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.

Other people who were born around October 27, 1940.

Celebrities and other notable figures who were born around the same time as John Gotti.

John Lennon

Singer. Deceased
Born on October 9th, 1940
Star Sign: Libra

Cliff Richard

British singer.
Born on October 14th, 1940
Star Sign: Libra


Brazilian soccer player.
Born on October 23rd, 1940
Star Sign: Scorpio

Sam Waterston

Born on November 15th, 1940
Star Sign: Scorpio

Other people who died around June 10, 2002.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as John Gotti.

Left Eye

Rapper. Deceased
Died on April 25th, 2002
Died at the age of 30
Star Sign: Gemini

The British Bulldog

Wrestler. Deceased
Died on May 18th, 2002
Died at the age of 39
Star Sign: Sagittarius

People who are the same height as John Gotti.

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as him.

John Wayne Gacy

Serial killer. Deceased
Born on March 17th, 1942
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Naomi Campbell

English model.
Born on May 22nd, 1970
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Richard Gere

Born on August 31st, 1949
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Vanilla Ice

Born on October 31st, 1967
Height: 1.83m / 6 foot

Phil Hartman

American actor. Deceased
Born on September 24th, 1948
Height: 1.79m / 5 ft 10 inches

Dustin Diamond

Actor. Deceased
Born on January 7th, 1977
Height: 1.81m / 5 ft 11 inches

Bruno Fernandes

Soccer player.
Born on September 8th, 1994
Height: 1.79m / 5 ft 10 inches

Tobin Bell

Born on August 7th, 1942
Height: 1.79m / 5 ft 10 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Bill Maher

Talkshow host.
Born on January 20th, 1956
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Michael Essien

Former soccer player.
Born on December 3rd, 1982
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

James K. Polk

US President. Deceased
Born on November 2nd, 1795
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Tupac Shakur

Rap artist. Deceased
Born on June 16th, 1971
Height: 1.76m / 5 ft 9 inches

John McCain

US presidential candidate. Deceased
Born on August 29th, 1936
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Tracy Morgan

Born on November 10th, 1968
Height: 1.74m / 5 ft 9 inches

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