Goodfella Mobster Henry Hill Dead At 69

Wed, June 13, 2012 2:10pm EST by 25 Comments
Henry Hill Dead

So sad! The inspiration for iconic film ‘Goodfellas’ has passed on.

Mobster Henry Hill passed away on June 12 in L.A.

Henry’s real life mobster escapades served as inspiration for Martin Scorsese’s 1990 epic film Goodfellas.

The sad news was confirmed on his website He leaves friends and family behind who enjoyed his roller coaster vigor and enthusiasm for life and laughs. He will be missed.”

Our hearts and prayers are with his family today.

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