Al Capone, the most notorious gangster across America, brought fame to the italian mafia. He is known for his ruthless tactics of destroying his competition,bootlegging,clubs,prostitution and his famous scar.
Alphonse Gabriel Capone was born on January 17, 1899 in Brooklyn, New York . Al’s parents Teresina and Gabriele were immigrants from Italy. He had eight other siblings. At around 14 he started admiring the gangster life and dropped out of school. He started running with neighborhood gangs, the Junior Forty Thieves, The Brooklyn Rippers, and the Five Points Gang. While he was a youngster, he got the nickname Scarface for the three slashes across his face. He got his scars for disrespecting another gangsters sister.