Al Capone

Back then when real "Gangsters" were real.

5 Facts

  • Nickname: Scarface

  • He met Johnny Torrio, his greatest influence, and joined his gang, James Street Boys gang.

  • Most know for the St. Valentine's Day Massacre, the killing of at least seven people.

  • Prisoned at the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco.

  • After release, Capone stayed at his Palm Island palace. Mae, his wife stayed by him until January 25, 1947 when he died of cardiac arrest at age 48.