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James Burke
also called "Jimmy the Gent" and has one more synonym

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  1. Burke has been portrayed in three movies

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 13, 2009
  2. "The Big Irishman", and "The Irish Guinea", (July 5, 1931 New York City, New York - April 13, 1996 Alden, New York), was an Irish-American gangster and Lucchese crime family associate who is believed to have organized the Lufthansa heist in 1978

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  3. the father of small-time mobster and Lufthansa heist suspect, Frankie Burke, Jesse James Burke, Catherine Burke and another unidentified daughter

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  4. Catherine married Bonanno crime family member Anthony Indelicato in 1992. Jimmy Conway, a character in the movie Goodfellas played by Robert De Niro, is based on Burke

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  5. born James Conway in New York, New York in 1931 as an illegitimate son to a woman only identified as "Miss Conway" who was a emigrant of Anglo-Irish lineage from Dublin, Ireland

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