1946 – Born on July 14th in Bronx, New York.
1967 – Ran nightclubs in New Rochelle, New York.
1988 – One of his first acting roles was playing a criminal on "America’s Most Wanted".
– He got his first film while in his forties—a bit part in Black Roses.
1996-1998 – With his deep voice and hulky size, Pastore has often played the part of a mobster. He had roles on several television crime movies and miniseries, such as Gotti, The Last Don, and Witness to the Mob.
1999 – Endorser of Pepsi.
– He starred in television series "The Sopranos".
2004 – He provided the voice for one of the gangster sharks in the animated film Shark Tale.
2005 – Had a heart bypass operation.
– Pastore made news with his personal life. He was arrested in New York City and charged with assault after a fight with his girlfriend. He later pled guilty to a lesser charge and received community service.