Why the Biggest “Myths” About Frank Rosenthal May Actually Be Right

Frank Rosenthal is perhaps the most important person in gambling history. He was the man who helped make Las Vegas what it is today by taking everything to a new level.

He was a native of Chicago, Illinois, born on June 12, 1929. Frank Rosenthal was tapped to run the new Stardust Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas from the 60s through the early 80s. At one time, Frank was the official CEO of the Stardust, Fremont, Hacienda, and Marina casinos simultaneously, when managing a single casino is often too much work for any one man.