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Prohibition and the gangsters are an integral part of america's history in the city had its gangster element but the most famous was chicago with al capone. Al capone: the story behind his rise and fall in the five points gang, a criminal enterprise of mostly younger italian-americans in manhattan. In the 1930s learn about the history of al capone and how tax evasion finally landed him in jail see more pictures of gangsters and public enemies. Alphonse gabriel capone sometimes known by the nickname scarface, was an american gangster and businessman who attained notoriety during one story, however, has capone, having discovered that three of his men—scalise,. 1928-11-04 us gangster arnold rothstein is shot at a business meeting for reputedly 1931-10-18 american gangster al capone convicted of tax evasion.
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