Is Frank Lucas Living or Dead?

Has American mobster Frank Lucas died? Or is he still alive?

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American mobster

Frank Lucas is ...

Dead
Born 9 Sep 1930 in La Grange
Died 30 May 2019 in New Jersey
Age88 years, 8 months
Correction?

About Frank Lucas

Frank Lucas (September 9, 1930 – May 30, 2019) was an American drug trafficker who operated in Harlem during the late 1960s and early 1970s. He was known for cutting out middlemen in the drug trade and buying heroin directly from his source in the Golden Triangle in Southeast Asia. Lucas boasted that he smuggled heroin using the coffins of dead American servicemen, but this claim is denied by his Southeast Asian associate, Leslie "Ike" Atkinson. Rather than hide the drugs in the coffins, they were hidden in the pallets underneath, as depicted in the feature film American Gangster (2007) in which he was played by Denzel Washington, although the film fictionalized elements of Lucas' life for dramatic effect.