Al Capone


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  • noun

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United States gangster who terrorized Chicago during prohibition until arrested for tax evasion (1899-1947)

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There's no denying that if Mafia kingpins could be called rock stars, Al Capone would have been right up there on the 1920's celebrity list.
The author apparently set out to capture the essence of Al Capone, and it seems he was successful.
He said: "Last time Spey was drunk in America it may well have been Al Capone and his cronies enjoying its soft notes.
Compared to Guzman, Al Capone looks like an amateur," Davis stated.
So, when my nine-year-old son Bobby came home from school one day in 1974 to announce that his class was learning about Al Capone, it knocked the wind out of me.
bar] ULTIMATE BADDIE: Mick McManus [bar] ARMCHAIR HEROES: Wrestler Dave Smith - known as Al Capone - is pictured at Johnnys in the 1970s with Johnny Marsden (left) and barman Dennis Riddle.
The pistol was bought, owned and only ever used by Al Capone himself, and he is known to have carried it with him until it was handed to his brother upon his death.
Scorsese hand picked British actor Stephen Graham to play history's most infamous gangster, Al Capone, in the lavish new series.
US mobster Al Capone was jailed in 1931 for tax evasion after being hunted by The Untouchables led by Elliot Ness.
MUCH HAS been written and said in the last 10 days about the escape of convicted murderer and rapist Al Capone, who had exposed the monumental incompetence of the police, the prison authorities and the government.
1931: American gangster Al Capone was sentenced to 11 years in Alcatraz for income tax evasion.
LANDMARK RESTAURANT ESTABLISHED IN 1933 FAMOUS & INFAMOUS PEOPLE FROM THROUGH-OUT THE WORLD DINED,DANCED& GAMBLED HERE,A FREQUENT HOT SPOT IN SOUTH FLORDIA FROM AL CAPONE TO POLITIANS,MUSICANS, NEW YORK TO HOLLYWOODS FINEST ACTORS&ACTORESS,FILM DIRECTOR MARTIN SCORCESES THRILLER MOVIE 'CAPE FEAR' STARRING ROBERT DINERO,JESSICA LANGE&NICK NOLTE WAS FILMED AT THIS LOCATION.
It wasn't until as a 13 year old boy whose father died in his arms that Chris Knight learned that his grandfather was the notorious Chicago mafia boss Al Capone.
Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay is known for housing criminals, like Al Capone and Machine Gun Kelly.
Just like the ``good old Al Capone days in Chicago.