Alphonse Gabriel Capone (/ˈæl kəˈpn/;[2] Italian: [kaˈpone]; Januar 17, 1899 – Januar 25, 1947), whiles kent bi the nickname "Scarface", wis an American mobster, crime boss, an businessman that atteened notoriety in the Prohibeetion era as the co-foonder an boss o the Chicago Outfit. His seiven-year ring as crime boss endit whan he wis 33.

Al Capone
Al Capone in 1930.jpg
Al Capone in 1930
BornAlphonse Gabriel Capone
17 Januar 1899(1899-01-17)
New York Ceety, New York, U.S.
Died25 Januar 1947(1947-01-25) (aged 48)
Palm Island, Florida, U.S.
Cause o daith
Cardiovascular disease
Restin place
Mount Carmel Cemetery[1]
Hillside, Illinois, U.S.
Ither namesScarface, Big Al, Big Boy, Public Enemy No. 1
ThriftGangster, buitlegger, racketeer, boss o Chicago Outfit
Hicht5' 10½" (1,79 m)
Criminal charge
Tax evasion
Criminal penalty
11-year sentence in Atlanta U.S. Penitentiary an Alcatraz
Hauf-marrae(s)Mae Coughlin (m. 1918–1947)
ChilderAlbert Francis "Sonny" Capone (1918–2004)
SignaturAl Capone Signature.svg


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