Al Capone

Johnny Torrio

John “Papa Johnny” Torrio (January 20, 1882 – April 16, 1957), also known as “The Fox”, was an Italian-American mobster who helped build the criminal empire known as the Chicago Outfit in the 1920s that was later inherited by his protégé,Al Capone. He also put forth the idea of the National Crime Syndicate in the 1930s and later became...
Posted 11 Jun 2012 | Mafiosi | 0 Comments

Al Capone: The Untouchable Legend

Posted 11 Jun 2012 | Documentary | 0 Comments

Boardwalk Empire

Boardwalk Empire is easily the best show currently airing. HBO outdid themselves with this series they have put together.   If you are a history buff, or if stories from the Prohibition era interest you, then you must tune in to this show every Sunday night at 9 PM...
Posted 12 Oct 2011 | Gangster, Prohibition | 0 Comments

Al “Scarface” Capone

Al Capone was born January 17, 1899 in Brooklyn, New York. His neighborhood was pretty tough and as a child he was a member of two gangs: the Brooklyn Rippers and the Forty Thieves Juniors. Al dropped out of school when he was fourteen, despite being intelligent. Al worked...
Posted 01 May 2011 | Mafiosi | 0 Comments

Al Capone

“You can go a long way with a smile. You can go a lot farther with a smile and a gun.”
Posted 19 Nov 2010 | Video | 0 Comments