The St. Valentine's Day Massacre

This is a reenactment of the Saint Valentine's Day Massacre, also known as the Moran Gang Massacre, when reputedly members of Al Capone's gang disguised themselves as policemen and murdered members of the George Moran ('Bugs' Moran) gang. A large group

During Prohibition, the US was awash in booze-fueled crime. Gangsters feuded savagely to control their turf, especially in Chicago. On Feb. 14th, 1929, these rivalries culminated in one of America's most notorious unsolved crimes. Tune in to learn more.

Topics in this Podcast: American history, massacres, Crime, 20th century, U.S. history, Chicago