Landon Ricci was born on January 1st, 1964 to Ashey and Angelo Ricci He was the youngest of three brother Thomas and Mario Ricci, Mario being the oldest thomas the second to last. His father was the son of an Italian immigrant, his father was born on the way to the States. His mother was a local teacher and his father ran a farm. Landon was the youngest child so, he wasnt expected to take over the farm when his father passed. Landon had a somewhat normal childhood, he was gifted a radio from his uncle on his 12th birthday one day he would discover a radio show called the james report it was a ran by a guy named James Lawson who was a Conspiracy Theorists. From then on he was hooked on buying books and what not, also researching and believing Conspiracy Theorists when he turned eighteen his father and the rest of his family was getting sick and tired of all the conspiracy theory shit, so they threw their son out after he interrupt a parade float that was UN themed at the Lancaster PA 4th of july parade. He would travel to New York City in hopes of finding a job, he didn't have much luck at first however.
Then one day, a bomb went off at a local restaurant while a man was inside, Landon, thinking the pizza place would give him a job if he did, ran inside and saved the man. However, that man ended up being a local Capo and street boss of the Genovese crime family, Anthony Terrano. Anthony Terrano thanked him, and offered him a place as an associate to his crew, to which Landon accepted. Landon would accept, and continue working with Anthony up until his death, and afterwards with his son Brandon, Landon would work with the drugs in their operation, as Anthony and Brandon were traditional mobsters and who strayed away from the drug trade. Eventually, Brandon planned to go to Chernarus with the Consigliere to set up an arms deal with the Chernorussians, and Landon went with him. They were separated in the town of Novo when the outbreak began, and hasn't seen Brandon since.