Al Capone, American mob boss (d. 1947) was born on January 17, 1899.

Alphonse Gabriel Capone, sometimes known by the nickname "Scarface", was an American gangster and businessman who attained notoriety during the Prohibition era as the co-founder and boss of the Chicago Outfit. His seven-year reign as a crime boss ended when he went to prison at the age of 33.

Al Capone, American mob boss (d. 1947) was born on January 17, 1899.

January 17, 1899

Al Capone, American mob boss (d. 1947) was born on January 17, 1899.

Alphonse Gabriel Capone, sometimes known by the nickname "Scarface", was an American gangster and businessman who attained notoriety during the Prohibition era as the co-founder and boss of the Chicago Outfit. His seven-year reign as a crime boss ended when he went to prison at the age of 33.