- Dunes casino in Las Vegas financed with Teamster pension funds.
- Disappeared by the Mafia.
- Buried near section 107 of Giant's Stadium at New Jersey's Meadowlands?
- Ground up for fish food in Florida?
|14 Feb 1913
||James Riddle Hoffa born, Brazil IN.
||The Dunes casino opens in Las Vegas.
||Assumes leadership of the Brotherhood of Teamsters.
||Hoffa arrested for bribery, trying to influence the McClellan Committee.
|19 Jul 1957
||Hoffa found not guilty on bribery charges. Among the controversy in the courtroom was testimony by boxer Joe Louis (to influence the mostly-black Washington, DC jury) that Hoffa was an old friend. Louis, however, barely knew Hoffa.
||Sentenced to 13 years for jury tampering, fraud. Continued to run the Teamsters from jail.
|23 Dec 1971
||President Richard M. Nixon pardons Jimmy Hoffa, conditional on him staying out of labor union activities until March 1980. Some have alleged an illegal $300,000 payment made this possible.
|30 Jul 1975
||Jimmy Hoffa disappears after a 2pm visit to the Machus Red Fox Restaurant to meet Tony Giacalone and Tony Provenzano.
||Salvatore Briguglio, believed to be involved with Hoffa's disappearance under the aegis of Tony Provenzano, shot 12 times and killed, Mulberry Street, New York City.
|24 Nov 1978
||"Roadblocks began to appear within the Department of Justice regarding the solution to Hoffa's murder." Internal memo of the DoJ, Detroit office.
|12 Dec 1988
||Tony Provenzano dies in prison of a heart attack.
|25 Dec 1992
||Film Hoffa starring Jack Nicholson and Danny DeVito.
||The Machus Red Fox Restaurant closes.
|16 Jul 2003
||Police dig up a pool in Hampton Township, Michigan after a tip from inmate Richard Powell (in jail for murder of his landlady.) They find nothing, but Powell's tip about another murder, that of Robert A. Woods, did pan out.