23rd JUNE ~ HiSTORY ON THiS DAY

June 23rd ~ This Day in History video by History.com ~ 1992 : Teflon Don sentenced to life : Mafia boss John Gotti, nicknamed Teflon Don after escaping unscathed from several trials during the 1980s, was sentenced to life in prison on the 23rd June 1992, after being found guilty on 14 accounts of conspiracy to commit murder and racketeering. After his sentence was read in a federal courthouse in Brooklyn, hundreds of Gotti’s supporters stormed the building and overturned and smashed cars before being forced back by police reinforcements. | & more about history on this day in the video…