Griselda Blanco Net Worth

Griselda Blanco Net Worth is
$2 Billion

Griselda Blanco Bio/Wiki 2017

She was a notorious drug trafficker working for a Miami cartel. She’s a net worth of $20 Million.

Griselda Blanco Net Worth $20 Million

Griselda has brought in her money through drug deals in the early 70s and 80s. She was sentenced to 20 years imprisonment but was later released and deported to Columbia because of some technicalities. Her net worth once stood at a staggering $2 Billion. She’s referred to as The Cocaine Godmother who used to work for the Medellin cartel. She was likewise a pioneer in the Miami based cocaine drug trade along with the underworld.

Griselda Blanco had her youngest son, Michael Corleone Blanco by her lover Dario Sepulveda. Her youngest son left the couple in 1983. Her youngest son returned to Columbia and kidnapped Michael as four sons could not agree over who would take custody. The couple subsequently paid money to assassinate Sepulveda in Columbia, and got her son back in Miami. The couple was shot to death by two gunmen on a bike when she was walking out of a butcher shop in Medellin on September 3rd 2012.

Griselda Blanco was a pickpocket when she was a child. At age 14, the child ran away and resorted to prostitution for some years till she was 20. The child married her first husband Carlos Trujillo. The couple had three sons. In the mid 70s, she and her second husband, migrated to the US and settled in Queens, New York. They began a cocaine business there. In April 1975, she was indicted on federal drug conspiracy charges along with 30 of her subordinates. This was the largest cocaine case ever at that time. The couple ran off to Columbia before she could be arrested, but it late 1970s, she returned to Miami.



Quick Facts

Full NameGriselda Blanco
Net Worth$2 Billion
Date Of BirthFebruary 15, 1943
DiedSeptember 3, 2012, Medellín, Colombia
Height1.52 m
ProfessionIllegal drug dealer, Drug lord
NationalityColombian
SpouseAlberto Bravo, Darío Sepúlveda
ChildrenOsvaldo Trujillo, Dixon Trujillo, Michael Corleone Blanco, Uber Trujillo
ParentsAna Lucía Restrepo


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Drug lord in Miami during late 1970s and early 1980s. During that time she controlled most of the cocaine trade in South Florida.
2Is believed to be responsible for over 200 murders, mainly rival drug lords in Miami, and all three of her former husbands.
3Her control of the Miami cocaine trade came to an end in 1985 when she was sentenced to 20 years in prison on drug trafficking charges. She was released on June 6, 2004, and deported back to her native Colombia.


Filmography

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TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cocaine Cowboys 22008DocumentaryHerself
Cocaine Cowboys2006DocumentaryHerself
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