Al Capone is one of the most famous crooks back then. He was the leader of the Chicago Mafia. He was notorious for murdering people and selling drugs.
Before becoming a crook, he was a barber, and owned a restaurant.
Al Capone had a wife name Mae, and a son named Sonny
He got expelled from a brutal Catholic school for attacking a female teacher.
He got into the Mafia by meeting Johnny Torrio. Torrio influenced him how it felt to be in a gang.
Later in his life, a young gangster slashed Capone down his left cheek with a knife giving him the nickname " Scarface. " His other nicknames were: Big Al, Snorkey, etc.
Al Capone endured a mental disease called " neurosyphilis " which can cause: blindness, stupidity, muscle weakness and headaches.
At age 48, Capone died of a cartiac arrest.