Twentieth-century Tx Democrat and Mayor of the town of Laredo. During his 1978-1990 tenure as Mayor, he was in charge of the resurfacing of several roads within the traditional western town. During his teenage years, he proved helpful for his father’s jewelry firm and pursued a profession being a boxer; afterwards, he served in america Navy and founded a sun shades manufacturing firm. After shifting to Laredo, Tx, Tatangelo searched for to overthrow the town government’s longstanding “patron” program of mementos. He was created in Providence, Rhode Isle, to Italian immigrant parents. His six-decade relationship to Alice Natali DeLong Tatangelo created three kids. He and fellow Democrat Julian Castro both kept workplace as Mayor of a significant Texas city.