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Alphonse Gabriel “Al” Capone

Posted: 9th April 2011 by admin in Capones, Chicago
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Alphonse Gabriel “Al” Capone (January 17, 1899 – January 25, 1947) Al Capone was born on January 17, 1899 to two Italian immigrants in Brooklyn, New York. He was baptized as “Alphonsus Capone.” His father, Gabriele Capone was one of 43,000 Italians who arrived in the U.S. in 1894. He was a barber by trade [...]