Victoria Gotti is an American writer, reality TV personality, and actress. She is also widely famous as the daughter of an American gangster and boss of the Gambino crime family in New York City, John Gotti. Despite coming from a mafia family, Victoria has made her own identity and leads a respectful life.
But what about her love life? Is John Gotti’s daughter Victoria Gotti married? Does she have any children? Here we have brought to you a comprehensive detail on her career, net worth, house, and many more details.
Be with us to learn more.
Victoria Gotti Summary:
|Full Name||Victoria Gotti|
|Victoria Gotti Birthday||November 27, 1962|
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, New York, USA|
|Victoria Gotti Age||60|
|Parents||John Gotti & Victoria DiGiorgio|
|Husband||Carmine Agnello (m. 1984–2002)|
|Children||John Gotti Agnello, Carmine Gotti Agnello, Frank Gotti Agnello|
|Siblings||Frank Gotti, Angel Gotti, Peter Gotti, Jr., John A. Gotti|
|Profession||Columnist, reporter, author, TV personality|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
Victoria Gotti Is The Daughter Of John Gotti
American author Victoria Gotti was born on November 27, 1962, in Brooklyn, New York, USA. She is one of the five children of John Gotti and Victoria DiGiorgio.
While her father was of Italian descent, her mother came from half-Italian and half-Russian ancestry. As a child, she shared a great relationship with both her parents. In fact, she lived together with them in their two-story house in Howard Beach, New York. When growing up, Gotti was a very silent kid and rarely talked to people, to the extent that her parents thought she was autistic.
Talking about her education, she was very good at studies from an early age. She was an avid reader and thus to follow her passion for writing, she joined St. John’s University Queens Campus.
Victoria Gotti Siblings
One of five kids to her parents, Victoria had four siblings, three brothers Peter Gotti, Jr., Frank Gotti, John Gotti Jr., and a sister named Angel Gotti. Unfortunately, one of her brothers Frank is no more in this world. He died in an accident back on March 18, 1980, at the age of 12.
Well, she shares a great relationship with her siblings at present. All her siblings have moved away from the life of a mafia and are doing great in life. In fact, her brother John, who was also briefly involved in crime along with her father has also written a book named Shadow of My Father.
John Gotti’s Daughter Victoria Had A Very Middle-Class Upbringing
Though it’s believed that Victoria Gotti had a luxurious life when growing up, she has claimed otherwise. As per her, the Gotti family was not rich at all, unlike the popular perception, and she was raised in a very middle-class household. She reportedly lived in a two-story house in a poor Italian neighborhood.
Not only this, but she also stated that her mother made clothes for her and even cut her hair to save money. Further, her parents were also very rooted traditionally and strictly followed traditional Italian customs. Moreover, she was not even allowed to stay out for long.
Victoria Gotti Husband: Marriage & Divorce
Like happens with most celebrities, there are many who want to know about Victoria’s love life. So, is Victoria Gotti married to a husband? Well, the reality TV star was married to Carmine Agnello. They tied the knot in 1984, against the disapproval of her parents.
In case you are wondering, Gotti’s husband Carmine is a New York mobster and is famous for running scrap metal recycling operations in the past.
The former couple lived in their mansion in Westbury, New York, which was also used in the filming of the 2004 reality TV show, Growing up Gotti, based on the life of the Gotti family.
Unfortunately, after 19 years of marriage, Victoria divorced Carmine in 2003. At the time Agnello was in jail and the divorce was finalized on grounds of constructive abandonment.
As a part of a divorce settlement, Victoria received the $3.2 million mansions, years later in May 2009, after the foreclosure was approved.
Victoria Gotti’s Kids: Her First Child Was Stillborn
From her years-long marital relationship with her current ex-husband Agnello, Victoria is the mother of three children, Carmine Gotti Agnello, John Gotti Agnello, and Frank Gotti Agnello.
While Carmine Gotti Agnello was born on April 8, 1986, John And Frank were born on May 5, 1987, and April 12, 1990, respectively. She named two of her kids after her brothers.
But prior to the birth of three of her kids, she went through a rough with her first child. Her first daughter Justine was stillborn nine months after her marriage. And at the time, doctors had reported that she won’t be able to conceive any child because doctors found cancer developing in her uterus.
The incident took a toll on her to the extent that she didn’t want the incident to be repeated in her biopic Victoria Gotti: My Father’s Daughter. She said,
“I didn’t want [that scene] in there. That was very painful to me. And it’s not about having to explain it or not wanting to explain it — I just felt like it’s mine, not yours. You didn’t know her.”
She Is a Reality TV Star And Author
As we said earlier, John Gotti’s daughter Victoria Gotti is a successful TV personality and author as well. Her first TV appearance was in 2002 when she appeared in The 2002 Annual United Nations Association Global Leadership Awards. The following year in 2003, she was a part of a TV series named Larry King Live.
In 2004, she appeared in two different TV series named Live with Kelly and Ryan, & The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Likewise, from 2004 to 2005, she appeared in Growing Up Gotti. In the year 2012, she appeared in one of her most successful series named The Apprentice. In the series, she appeared in a total of 13 episodes.
Further, from 2011 to 2019, she appeared in another reality TV show named The Wendy Williams Show. Moreover, she also made a feature appearance in the 2004 TV series Passion where she played Alistair’s Nurse. In 2019, she appeared in the TV movie Victoria Gotti: My Father’s Daughter.
Victoria Is Also An Author
Apart from all her work in TV and movies, she is also a writer. As per the reports, she was a reporter for WNYW and a columnist at the New York Post. Likewise, she was also part of the Fox Television Network for a while.
Talking about books, she wrote her first book, Women and Mitral Valve Prolapse, in 1995, which is about her struggle with her illness. Later, in 1997, she came up with a mystery novel named The Senator’s Daughter. This was followed by her works like I’ll Be Watching You (1998), Superstar (2000), and Hot Italian Dish (2006).
Not only this, but she also wrote a memoir named This Family of Mine: What It Was Like Growing Up Gotti in 2009.
Where Is Victoria Gotti Now?
Well, Victoria is leading a sound and peaceful life with her children. Until 2016, she lived in her house in Westbury. In fact, the mansion was also shown in the TV show, Growing up Gotti.
Apart from spending quality time with her kids, and grandchildren, she also is focused on TV series. She seems to be pretty much enjoying her life and often gives insights into her life via social media posts.
Why did Victoria Gotti abandon her mansion?
She left her luxurious mansion after the FBI raided the house along with an auto parts store in Queen that was run by her ex-husband, Carmine Agnello.
When the Feds busted Gotti’s mansion, they didn’t mention any specific reason, but later it turned out they raided it in part of a tax fraud investigation that involved Victoria’s sons. The mansion where she lived for over 30 years was foreclosed on by JP Morgan Chase bank for $2.65 million.
This is how the abandoned mansion looks like now!
How Much is Victoria’s Net Worth?
Having been a part of numerous successful reality TV series and movies, she has definitely made a big chunk of money. Further, she also adds up a big amount from her book sales. Well, as per Celebrity Net Worth, she has a net worth of around $2 million in 2023.
After she left her mansion in Westbury, NY, Victoria is living in a new house in New York.
Yes, she has a daughter, Justine Gotti Agnello.
She Is Active On Social Media
Like any celebrity, Gotti is active on social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. She has over 86.1k followers on her officially verified Instagram account. Likewise, her Twitter exceeds 39.9k followers.
On both platforms, she loves to flaunt her personal and professional life.
Some Important Facts About Victoria Gotti
- Victoria’s father John Gotti was a famous gangster.
- She is the author of eight successful book.
- Victoria’s hubby Carmine Agnello is sentenced to nine-year in prison for racketeering and tax evasion.
- Victoria named her son Frank Agnello, after her brother who died in 1980 at the age of 12.
- As a child she spoke very little because of which her parents thought that she was autistic.
- She is a pet lover and owns two dogs, Coco Bella and Sebastian.