Al Capone

Al CaponeAKA Scarface, Alphonsus Gabriel Capone, Great Al

Born: 17-Jan-1899
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 25-Jan-1947
Location of death: Palm Island, FL
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Mount Carmel Cemetery, Hillside, IL

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Criminal
Nationality: United States

Father: Gabriel Capone
Mother: Teresa
Brother: Vince Capone (Nebraska policeman)
Wife: Mary Coughlin (“Mae”, married 30-Dec-1918, until his death, one son)
Son: Albert Francis Capone (“Sonny”, born 4-Dec-1918, out of wedlock, to Mary Coughlin)

Al Capone: In short

Alphonse Gabriel “Al” Capone 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.