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Henry Borelli

Convicted criminal from United States of America

Henry Joseph Borelli (born 1948), also known as "Dirty Henry", was a New York City mobster with the Gambino crime family who became a member of the DeMeo crew. Borelli was a neighbour of Demeo crew member Joseph Testa, whose backyard abutted the backyard of his. Borelli was a drug dealer before he joined the DeMeo crew. When he first became associated with the DeMeo crew at the age of 26, he was considered an old man compared to them. He was married and was the father of two daughters, but the DeMeo crew liked him. Henry had actually become close friends with capo Roy DeMeo before Chris Rosenberg and soon became jealous of Rosenberg's relationship with the mob captain over the years, but Borelli still provided Rosenberg with marijuana and hashish that he brought back from Casablanca, Morocco. During one of these trips to Casablanca he was arrested for drug smuggling, but caught with only a test amount. He worked for his father-in-law's car service company before entering a life of organized crime. At one point in time he wanted to be a policeman and join the NYPD, but when the city froze the hiring list during a budget crisis, he was caught burglarizing, eliminating his chances of  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Date of birth
1948
Nationality
United States of America
Profession
Mafioso

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