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 Museum – Al Capone

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

  1. John D.:
    —And the final chapter was written in the notorious life of Capone.
    (actually it ended years before with a case of STD poisoning)

    😉

    Good story.

    Roll safe.

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