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Wright, John Lloyd

Born: 1892 AD
Died: 1972 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Inventor


1892 - John Lloyd Wright

1918 - He invented Lincoln Logs.

         - He was the architect for the vacation home of Paul "Ricca the waiter" DeLucia, mob chief of the Chicago Mafia.

         - He became boss of the Chicago mob when Al Capone went to prison.

         - He went to prison, Ricca sold the house to Jimmy Hoffa and the Teamsters Union.

         - The FBI closed the house, and the trial that followed proved that there was a close relationship between the Teamsters Union and the Chicago family.

1972 - John Lloyd Wright died.


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