this day in crime history: january 25, 1947

On this date in 1947, former Chicago Outfit boss Al Capone, who had been in declining health since his release from federal prison, died on his estate on Palm Island, FL.

Further reading:

Mario Gomes – My Al Capone Museum

FBI – Al Capone

Crime Library – Al Capone

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4 thoughts on “this day in crime history: january 25, 1947

  1. Considering the life he lead and the various attempts on his life, its remarkable he died of natural causes, even if he didn’t make to 50.

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