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Alphonse “al” capone was one of the most famous us gangsters during the 1930s, a chicago-based boss involved in illegal gambling, bootlegging (illegal alcohol) and prostitution al capone got his start in new york, working as a thug and bouncer (where he got the three scars that spawned his nickname, “scarface”. Alphonse gabriel al capone (january 17, 1899 – january 25, 1947) was an american gangster who attained fame during the prohibition era as the co-founder and boss of the chicago outfit his seven-year reign as crime boss ended when he was 33 years old. Alphonse capone may be the most celebrated, or infamous, mobster in american history his story has been told in dozens of fictionalized and true-to-life movies, television shows, books and other media.