How Much Money Did Al Capone Make?


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Al Capone, an American gangster, was speculated to have made around $100 million annually from his illegal enterprise. Al Capone inherited his business from a mentor in Chicago named Johnny Torrio. Torrio left his own business to Al Capone to run and returned to Italy.

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How Much Money Did Al Capone Make?
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By 1929, Al Capone's various businesses were speculated to have made $60 million from illegal alcohol as well as $25 million from his gambling establishments alone. A further $10 million was generated from vice-related enterprises with $10 million more from other sources. Al Capone was indicted on Jun. 5, 1931 by the United States government on 22 counts of income-tax invasion.

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