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Frank “The Irishman” Sheeran was an American labor union who helped facilitate organized crime activity into labor unions. He also claimed to have killed Teamster President Jimmy Hoffa. Frank Sheeran net worth before his death was estimated to be around $1 million.

Sheeran was born on October 25, 1920, in Darby, Pennsylvania in an Irish Catholic working-class family. He enlisted in the Army in August 1941 and was assigned to the military police. After an attack on Pearl Harbor, he volunteered for training in the Army Airborne at Georgia. He was then transferred to the 45th Infantry Division after he dislocated his shoulder. According to Sheeran, he took part in a number of war crimes, including revenge killing and large-scale massacres.

After he left the military service, he became a truck driver. He made huge money by committing crimes, including murder for hire. After that, he became a close associate of Mafia bosses Russell Bufalino and Angelo Bruno. His role got stronger with the mafia after he agreed to assassinate several rival gang members for the Bufalino crime family. Due to his commitment to the mafia family, it led to meet Jimmy Hoffa in 1957.

Sheeran became a close friend with Teamsters International President Jimmy Hoffa. He was used to intimidating and killing those who threatened the Teamsters’ turf. After Hoffa was released from prison in 1972, he was eager to get back to his position as Union president but by that time, the kingpins were done with him. He was given a command to get rid of Hoffa once and for all. He carried out his orders by putting two bullets on Hoffa’s head.

On December 14, 2003, Sheeran died in a Pennsylvania nursing home after being inflicted with Cancer. He was 83 years old.

The life of Frank Sheeran has now been shown in Martin Scorsese’s movie “The Irishman”. Robert De Niro portrays Frank Sheeran, Al Pacino as Jimmy Hoffa and Joe Pesci as Russell Bufalino. The movie is based on Charles Brandt’s New York Times best-selling book.

Frank Sheeran Net Worth: $1 million

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