The st valentine’s day massacre, as it is now called, was the culmination of a gang war between arch rivals al capone and bugs moran george “bugs” moran was a career criminal who ran the north side gang in chicago during the bootlegging era of the 1920s. Around 10:30 am on st valentine's day, february 14, 1929, seven members of bugs moran's gang were gunned down in cold blood in a garage in chicago the massacre, orchestrated by al capone, shocked the nation by its brutality. St valentine’s day massacre valentine's day in 1929 was one of the bloodiest days in mob history when 7 men were gunned down in chicago al scarface capone rose to power after a rival gang was in shambles as a result of the killings.
The prohibition era bloodbath known as the st valentine's day massacre took place in this non-descript building in chicago, shown feb 4, 1959.
Directed by roger corman with jason robards, george segal, ralph meeker, jean hale al capone's valentine day surprise for the rival bugs moran gang in 1929 chicago.
The saint valentine's day massacre is the name given to the 1929 murder of seven members and associates of chicago's north side gang the men were gathered at a lincoln park garage on the morning of valentine's day , where they were made to line up against a wall and shot by unknown assailants. The st valentine's day massacre is a 1967 gangster film based on the 1929 chicago mass murder of seven members of the northside gang (led by george bugs moran) on orders from al capone it was directed by roger corman and written by howard browne. Bodies from the st valentine’s day massacre in chicago in february 1929 credit credit chicago history museum/getty images the scene was both sickeningly familiar and shockingly new — seven bodies, riddled with bullets, sprawled on the floor of a garage on chicago’s north side.
Newspapers on the floor were opened at the massacre story, but louise reassured the police that she and jack spent valentine's day making whoopee (mario gomes collection) chicago herald examiner february 15,1929.