Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel 1906 - 1947 was a Jewish American mobster. Siegel was known as one of the most "infamous and feared gangsters of his day". Described as handsome and charismatic, he became one of the first front-page-celebrity gangsters.
Benjamin Bugsy Siegel another famous (and crazy) gangster. He returned to NY from California during the Murder Inc. trials to kill any gangsters who may have talked to the police. He built the Flamingo in Las Vegas
Famed Las Vegas mobster, Bugsy Siegel, supposedly tried out for movie roles. This picture here is reported to have been used as a publicity shot. If anyone has more information on the veracity of this, please let us know.