Griselda Blanco

 

 

Age: 69

 

Summary: Colombian-born drug lord known as "The Cocaine Grandmother" considered as a pioneer in the Miami-based cocaine drug trade and underworld who was involved in much of the drug-related violence known as the Cocaine Cowboy Wars that plagued in the Miami-area during the late 1970's and early 1980's when cocaine supplanted marijuana.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting

 

Born: February 15, 1943

 

Died: September 3, 2012

 

Location: Medellin, Colombia