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Al Capone in court, October 1931.

Al Capone in court, October 1931 (Chicago Tribune historical photo).

Al Capone in Chicago.

Al Capone in Chicago~My great granddad who was a gold glove boxer worked for him after he was no longer able to box~

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Picture from when Wallis Simpson presented at court in 1931 with her husband, Ernest Simpson. (She looks REALLy pleased!

Alphonse Gabriel "Al" Capone,1/17/1899 – 1/25/1947, was an American gangster who led a Prohibition-era crime syndicate. The Chicago Outfit, which subsequently also became known as the "Capones", was dedicated to smuggling and bootlegging liquor, and other illegal activities such as prostitution, in Chicago from the early 1920s to 1931.

May mobster Al Capone, convicted of income-tax evasion, enters the federal penitentiary in Atlanta.

Meyer Harris "Mickey" Cohen (September 4, 1913 – July 29, 1976) was a gangster based in Los Angeles and part of the Jewish Mafia, and also had strong ties to the Italian American Mafia (especially the Los Angeles crime family) from the 1930s through 1960s. As a teenager, Cohen began boxing in illegal prizefights in Los Angeles. In 1929, the 15-year-old moved from Los Angeles to Cleveland to train as a professional boxer. His first professional boxing match was on April 8, 1930 against Patsy…

Michael "Mickey" Cohen, "The Sunset Kingpin" was a ruthless gangster based in Los Angeles and part of the Jewish Mafia. He also had strong ties to the American Mafia from the through the

Johnny Torrio | Giacomo "Big Jim" Colosimo - Boss of the Chicago Outfit and Brothel ...

Giacomo "Big Jim" Colosimo - Boss of the Chicago Outfit and Brothel Empire

Alvin Francis Karpis (born Albin Francis Karpowicz; August 10, 1907 – August 26, 1979), nicknamed "Creepy" for his sinister smile and called "Ray" by his gang members, was an American criminal known for being one of the three leaders of the Barker-Karpis gang in the 1930s. He was the last "Public Enemy #1" to be taken. He also spent the longest time as a federal prisoner in Alcatraz Prison, namely twenty-six years.

Alvin "Creepy" Karpis, the last "Public Enemy Member of the Barker-Karpis gang

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Man's inhumanity to Man.  Young Alan Turing (age 16) - founder of computer science, helped win World War II by decrypting the german coding machine Enigma. After the war he was tried in court for being gay, found guilty, forced to take castration pills, and then driven to commit suicide.

Turing Biographer On The True Story Of Genius's Tragic Death

Young Alan Turing - founder of computer science, helped win World War II by decrypting the german coding machine Enigma. After the war he was tried in court for being gay, found guilty, forced to take castration pills, and then driven to commit suicide.

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