Al Capone - age: 48

Al Capone

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ABOUT

Notorious American gangster and crime lord of the 1920s. He famously led the Chicago Outfit, a crime organization active during the Prohibition era.His life of crime inspired numerous films, including The St. Valentine's Day Massacre, Capone, and The Untouchables.He was an infamous leader of organized crime during the Prohibition age; George Machine Gun Kelly was another notorious American gangster of this period.

BEFORE FAME

After he dropped out of high school, he worked in a candy store and a bowling alley.

PERSONAL LIFE

He was born in New York City to Italian immigrant parents. He married Mae Josephine Coughlin, the mother of his child, in 1918.

Historical Events in the Life of Al Capone

1929-2-14 St Valentine's Day Massacre in Chicago, 7 gangsters killed, allegedly on Al Capone's orders
1930-6-9 Chicago Tribune reporter Jake Lingle is killed during rush hour at the Illinois Central train station by the Leo Vincent Brothers, allegedly over a $100,000 USD gambling debt owed to Al Capone.
1931-6-12 Al Capone is indicted on 5,000 counts of prohibition & perjury
1931-10-17 Al Capone convicted of tax evasion, sentenced to 11 years in prison
1931-10-24 Gangster Al Capone is sentenced to 11 years for tax evasion
1932-2-2 Al Capone sent to prison (Atlanta, Georgia)
1932-5-4 Al Capone enters Atlanta Penitentiary convicted of income tax evasion
1939-11-16 Al Capone freed from Alcatraz jail

Famous Quotes
Don't mistake my kindness for weakness. I am kind to everyone, but when someone is unkind to me, weak is not what you are going to remember about me.

FUN FACTS

Criminal Al Capone were born on Tuesday, birthstone is Garnet, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of , it is 12 days until Al Capone next birthday.

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