[2015] Kevin Vesterborg Larsen: Al Capone

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[2015] Kevin Vesterborg Larsen: Al Capone

Alphonse Gabriel Caponi




Capone was born on January 17, 1899, in Brooklyn, New York. Baptized "Alphonse Capone," he had a rough childhood and were member of two "kid gangs," the Brooklyn Rippers and the Forty Thieves Juniors. He quit school in the sixth grade at age fourteen. Between scams he was a clerk in a candy store, a pinboy in a bowling alley, and a cutter in a book bindery. He became part of the notorious Five Points gang in Manhattan and worked in gangster Frankie Yale's Brooklyn dive, the Harvard Inn, as a bouncer. While working at the Inn, Capone received his infamous facial scars and the nickname "Scarface" when he insulted a lady and was attacked by her brother.

BORN: 1899BRITHPLACE: BROOKLYN - NEWYORK.DATE OF DEATH: 1947Reason of death: Heartattack.

Alcapone was a infamous gangster during the 1920´s. He controlled the drug and booze industry during the probition.




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