TAMPA MAFIA

SANTO TRAFFICANTE JR.
"Carlos screwed up. We shouldn’t have killed John, We should have killed Bobby."

Florida mobster who is the leader of the Tampa Mafia, operating with the blessings of Lucky Luciano, Frank Costello of the Five Families, and Meyer Lansky of the National Crime Syndicate.

Trafficante invested in a lot of Cuban casinos and nightclubs. After the 1959 Cuban revolution, Trafficante became involved with the CIA to assassinate Fidel Castro. Had a run-in with Harvey, who had the hots for his gun moll, Iliana Silva, some years before the Apalachin summit. Eventually works with Harvey on assassinating Castro, after Harvey joins the CIA.

He was later called to testify in the Senate for his alleged involvement in the John F. Kennedy assassination.

Historical character; minor character in the main 1950s plot; major player in the 1960 Castro assassination plot and JFK assassination conspiracy

ILIANA SILVA MENDOZA
"Once you have a lot of success, you become a target in many ways."

Sugar baby and gun moll to Santo Trafficante Jr. Started falling for Harvey after she met him and was treated better by him than Santo. Unfortunately got murdered by Trafficante's men out of jealousy.

Minor character

  • Grey Instagram Icon
  • Grey Pinterest Icon
  • Grey YouTube Icon

© 2019 J.S. BLAYLOCK. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.