Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Henry Hill: "Goodfellas" Mobster Dies At 69 !

Henry Hill, the former mobster whose life story became the basis for the movie "Goodfellas, passed away today at the age of 69.



According to Hill's girlfriend Lisa stated that Hill died in an Los Angeles hospital Tuesday after a long battle with an undisclosed illness.

Lisa claimed:  "He had been sick for a long time ... his heart gave out."

According to reports Hill had focused on mending relationships with estranged family members in recent years and Lisa revealed he had made tremendous progress before he died.

It has to be noted that Hill leaves behind two children.

Hill was famously portrayed by Ray Liotta in the 1990 classic "Goodfellas."

Hill's exploits in the mob world were legendary, but he prided himself on reforming later in life and became a frequent guest on the "Howard Stern" show. 

R.I.P Henry Hill

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