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Eliot Ness, born in Chicago on April 19, 1903, was an American Prohibition agent, famous for his efforts to enforce Prohibition in Chicago. He was the leader of a legendary team of law enforcement agents nicknamed The Untouchables. Ness brought down the notorious gangster Al Capone by targeting the illegal breweries and supply routes used by him.
Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, who were not allowed to be buried together. Roermond, Netherlands, 1888
AL CAPONE ~ Born in 1899, to immigrant parents, Capone went on to be the most infamous gangster in American history. He and his gang had a plush suite in a downtown Chicago hotel in the 20's, where they would hold their meetings. In June of 1931, he was finally found guilty on tax evasion. He spent his 6+ years in Alcatraz. Finally, because of his declining health he was let out, and spent his final days with his wife in Florida, and died in January, 1947...