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Baldassare Di Maggio

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Date of Birth November 19, 1954
Age 67 years, 7 months, 26 days
Place of Birth San Giuseppe Jato
Country Italy
Profession Pentito
Horoscope Scorpio

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Baldassare Di Maggio Biography

Baldassare Di Maggio is a famous Pentito, who was born on November 19, 1954 in Italy. According to Astrologers, Baldassare Di Maggio's zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Baldassare Di Maggio (San Giuseppe Jato, November 19, 1954), also known as Balduccio, is a member of the Mafia, who became a government witness (pentito). He helped the police to capture the head of Cosa Nostra, Totò Riina, and claimed that Riina respectfully kissed three-time Prime Minister Giulio Andreotti when they met in 1987.

Di Maggio was born in San Giuseppe Jato, a town in the province of Palermo and was initiated in 1981 in the local Mafia family, headed by Bernardo Brusca. He was involved in the elimination of Rosario Riccobono and 14 other men of Riccobono’s Mafia clan in November 1982 during the Second Mafia War (In 2001, he received an 11 year prison sentence, which took into account his testimonies as government witness).

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According to Di Maggio, the incident happened in September 1987 at the Palermo home of Ignazio Salvo, a high-ranking associate of Andreotti who was accused by informers of being one of the politician’s main contacts with Cosa Nostra. “When we walked in, the people present were the Hon. Giulio Andreotti and the Hon. Salvo Lima,” Di Maggio said. “They stood up and I shook their hand and kissed Ignazio Salvo. Riina, however, greeted with a kiss all three people.”

Baldassare Di Maggio Net Worth

Baldassare Di Maggio is one of the richest Pentito & listed on most popular Pentito. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Baldassare Di Maggio net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

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Net Worth$1.5 Million
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Source of IncomePentito
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HouseLiving in own house.

According to Di Maggio, the incident happened in September 1987 at the Palermo home of Ignazio Salvo, a high-ranking associate of Andreotti who was accused by informers of being one of the politician’s main contacts with Cosa Nostra. “When we walked in, the people present were the Hon. Giulio Andreotti and the Hon. Salvo Lima,” Di Maggio said. “They stood up and I shook their hand and kissed Ignazio Salvo. Riina, however, greeted with a kiss all three people.”

When the capo-famiglia of San Giuseppe Jato, Bernardo Brusca, a member of the Sicilian Mafia Commission went to prison and his son Giovanni Brusca was banished to Linosa, Di Maggio became acting head of the family. However, when Giovanni Brusca returned in 1990, Di Maggio became an uncomfortable presence that needed to be eliminated. A peace meeting was convened by Riina, but Di Maggio did not trust the set-up, and fled Sicily for his life.

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Di Maggio, a former driver for Riina, was brought to Palermo to help a special team of the Carabinieri to locate Riina and dismantle the protective structure the boss had created. Riina was arrested on January 15, 1993. Some, including Giovanni Brusca, claim that Di Maggio’s lead was a cover for the fact that the perennial fugitive Bernardo Provenzano had betrayed his former associate Riina.

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Di Maggio claimed he was encouraged by investigators to chase and help capture Brusca. The affair created a scandal in Italy and damaged the government witness programme and the trial against Andreotti. Di Maggio, who had received a US$ 300,000 ‘bonus’ under the witness-protection program, had his benefits stripped away. In April 2002, Di Maggio received a life sentence for the killings he committed while being in the witness protection programme.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Pentito. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Italy. Baldassare Di Maggio celebrates birthday on November 19 of every year.

Di Maggio, while in the witness protection programme, moved back to his hometown in 1995 and started a vendetta against his enemy Giovanni Brusca in the area San Giuseppe Jato, Altofonte and San Cipirello in cooperation with other pentiti such as Santino Di Matteo and Gioacchino La Barbera. Although key witnesses in several important trials under way, they recommenced their criminal activities and avenge atrocities by the Bruscas carried out on their family members. On October 14, 1997, Di Maggio was rearrested.

“We obviously give votes to politicians of our choice and after making an agreement with them, but they have to do what we say, otherwise we break their horns,” he said. “Politicians’ behaviour might sometimes give rise to ‘disappointments,’ but their function was particularly important for Cosa Nostra and, hence, there was an ‘obligation’ for all men of honour to vote for the Christian Democrats.”

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