FDR and Al Capone's Cadillac; Truth or Myth?

On November 20th, 1971, Al Capone's known 1928 Cadillac was sold at auction for $37,000. It was at this moment that this 1928 Capone Cadillac was again mentioned as also being the one used by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. This was probably done by the car owner or auction house who did faulty research and also perhaps in order to boost the sale of the car by having two historical figures

Bugs Moran - Wikipedia

Adelard Cunin (August 21, 1893 – February 25, 1957), better known as George 'Bugs' Moran, was a Chicago Prohibition-era gangster.He was incarcerated three times before turning 21. On February 14, 1929, in an event that has become known as the Saint Valentine's Day Massacre, seven members of his gang were gunned down in a warehouse, supposedly on the orders of Moran's rival Al Capone

Jake Lingle - Wikipedia

Alfred "Jake" Lingle, Jr. (July 2, 1891 - June 9, 1930) was an American reporter for the Chicago Tribune.He was shot dead gangland-style at the Illinois Central commuter train station underpass, during rush hour on June 9, 1930, as dozens of people watched. The man convicted of the murder was German-American mob associate Leo Vincent Brothers.. Lingle was initially lionized as a martyred