St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1929)

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    The date was the morning of February 14th, Valentines day, a day for romantic gestures. Though the 4 men walking down North Clark street hardly seemed to have got into the spirit of the occasion. They were grim faced, with a determined look...
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    Created by Daniel Turner
    Script: Conan White
    Chris Kane

Комментарии • 2 827

  • ASAPxCg
    ASAPxCg 4 минуты назад

    I live in chicago rip me

  • Anton Alinea
    Anton Alinea 3 дня назад

    *Thats How Mafia Works*

  • William Eriksson
    William Eriksson 6 дней назад

    Can you make one about al Capone

  • Gio Playz
    Gio Playz 7 дней назад


  • Uncle Ron
    Uncle Ron 10 дней назад

    Thanks for telling me the date so many times i couldn't tell when this took place

  • MayzrGamez
    MayzrGamez 10 дней назад

    " *Chicago, 1929:* The location was Chicago the year was 1929."

  • Willy Is cool
    Willy Is cool 10 дней назад

    Nice 👍 video. But it’s so sad that people died in the massacre!

  • Kid Pro Sports
    Kid Pro Sports 10 дней назад

    awesome more like fantastic videos

  • Soontobederpy YT
    Soontobederpy YT 10 дней назад

    What a great way to share love...

    Brutal bloodshed

  • Jøhñŷ Töûçåñ
    Jøhñŷ Töûçåñ 12 дней назад

    Its ok the dog survived

  • devilpupbear09
    devilpupbear09 12 дней назад

    Shouldn't it be "MURDER" a massacre only implies if the victims were civilians killed indiscriminately

  • Gavin Drapper
    Gavin Drapper 13 дней назад

    Make gangsters great again!

  • wayyartone takyinsok
    wayyartone takyinsok 13 дней назад

    Mafia iii nope mafia gun

  • Goobin Pls
    Goobin Pls 13 дней назад

    “Where’d they hit you?”
    “I ain’t sayin nothin”
    “But what do I tell the doctor?”
    “Tell him to suck a lemon.”

  • MrPiotrekski
    MrPiotrekski 13 дней назад

    the drunk guy is so funny! lmao!

  • SealtielFreak
    SealtielFreak 13 дней назад


  • dcoing
    dcoing 15 дней назад

    If only the gangsters had chiraq drill music

  • Elizabeth May
    Elizabeth May 15 дней назад +1

    +moran was irish gang and al capone was italian
    hmmm.... well

    odd war

  • Elizabeth May
    Elizabeth May 15 дней назад

    al capone vs moran
    ME:ive never hard a moran in my life

  • Young Spider
    Young Spider 16 дней назад +1

    Who remember when GTA 5 did an online dlc update about this?

  • Gabrielle Stodolka
    Gabrielle Stodolka 16 дней назад +1

    This Happend in Chicago? No wonder they where all shot...

  • Gloomy Gaming
    Gloomy Gaming 16 дней назад

    The three guys are your mom saying you better go get a girl right now or I will shoot you

  • Hassan Kanu
    Hassan Kanu 17 дней назад


  • Ben Stewart
    Ben Stewart 17 дней назад

    I'm confused

  • Endy
    Endy 18 дней назад

    Im glad the dog survived

  • Alphanator Proton
    Alphanator Proton 19 дней назад

    *That's how the mafia works*

  • Aaron King
    Aaron King 19 дней назад

    Well at least they spared the dog

  • James Rallison
    James Rallison 20 дней назад

    No Russian 2.0

  • Fredrich Pablo
    Fredrich Pablo 20 дней назад +1

    I heard Thompson is actually a mafia made gun. From history channel

    • Grumpy Ian
      Grumpy Ian 16 дней назад

      Forgotten Weapons does a way better job explaining the history watch?v=QN1uUfMCQ0Y

  • Borivoj
    Borivoj 20 дней назад

    Sveti Trifun*

  • Rihan silva de jesus
    Rihan silva de jesus 20 дней назад

    Great video like always... Do something about Himmler!

  • Benjamin Davis
    Benjamin Davis 20 дней назад

    And they say Vegas is Sin City

  • David Hauck
    David Hauck 21 день назад

    Not even surprised tbh this happened in chicago lmfao

  • Marko Gregl
    Marko Gregl 21 день назад

    "Shot through the heart and you're to blame" eheh

  • Josi Ziu
    Josi Ziu 22 дня назад +1

    sorry but scarface is tony momtana please reply

  • maxred007 C
    maxred007 C 22 дня назад

    Maybe the dog made that guy go to the hospital and die.
    I wonder how many likes this will get?

  • Zac D
    Zac D 23 дня назад

    But Chicago has strict gun laws? How is this possible 😂

  • neki0 playz
    neki0 playz 23 дня назад


  • Giorno Giovanna
    Giorno Giovanna 24 дня назад

    I guess they spending most their lives living in a gangster's paradise

  • Kevin Donovan
    Kevin Donovan 24 дня назад +1

    My father was a German soldier on the Allies in WW2

  • Daniel Riley
    Daniel Riley 24 дня назад

    "That's how the Mafia works"

    KURITTAJA MEMES 24 дня назад

    Reminds me of fallout 4. Better go and play it now..

  • F.B.l Agent
    F.B.l Agent 24 дня назад

    this is how mafia works

  • guy random
    guy random 25 дней назад

    Thats how old mafia works

  • William Rockward
    William Rockward 25 дней назад

    14 shot wounds?

    More like 28 STAB WOUNDS

  • Make Satan Great Again
    Make Satan Great Again 25 дней назад +1

    I am waiting for the movie "Fonzo".

  • coolstufftodo
    coolstufftodo 25 дней назад

    That’s how mafia works

  • The Uberman
    The Uberman 25 дней назад

    Al Capone "The Original O.G"

  • yeet yeetus
    yeet yeetus 25 дней назад

    That dog is is legend

  • Renu Rani
    Renu Rani 25 дней назад


  • Johnny Lachingas
    Johnny Lachingas 26 дней назад

    If drugs were legalized many problems would be banished. let only the stupid ones dope themselves to death.

  • Warlockhero234
    Warlockhero234 27 дней назад

    using surviv io sound effects in this and the wild west video

  • Thanos and Shrek and Heavy are going to the toilet

    Can you make Star Wars the clone wars

  • Luis Alexander
    Luis Alexander 27 дней назад

    2:03 super doggo comin for dem toes

  • Harlley Gurrola
    Harlley Gurrola 27 дней назад

    We know the culprit: CAPONE

  • zachary brosnan
    zachary brosnan 28 дней назад +2

    I live in Chicago

    • Vincent Hofbauer
      Vincent Hofbauer 22 дня назад

      Hmmm so be warnd do not go in the stret at Walen Dienstag

  • Gabe Crews
    Gabe Crews 28 дней назад

    Do an episode about the Nanjing massacre.

  • matt carroll
    matt carroll 28 дней назад

    Bob Semple And what would have you built with the materials at the produce cartoon youtube videos.....

  • Brandon allidaP
    Brandon allidaP 28 дней назад +1

    I woul have executed them for treason in the same way they killed the men

  • Metamorphosis
    Metamorphosis 29 дней назад +5

    At least the dog is okay.

  • y 1
    y 1 29 дней назад +7

    3:44 sound like he’s rapping

  • Louisianaball
    Louisianaball 29 дней назад +1

    How is singles be on Valentine’s Day

  • Tyson Thomas
    Tyson Thomas 29 дней назад +16

    Unfortunately this is a Valentine's Day ritual in Chicago and since they love it so much they also celebrate it on other days as well.

  • Polar Bear
    Polar Bear 29 дней назад


  • Communist Chicken
    Communist Chicken 29 дней назад +2

    Well they didnt had to fight the Nazis

  • Lucas Mcnutt
    Lucas Mcnutt 29 дней назад +1

    A movie is about this Capone was a big Mob leader

  • FD God360
    FD God360 29 дней назад

    My advertisement is southpark phone destroyer

  • Maxiemus FPV
    Maxiemus FPV 29 дней назад

    No dont shoot meh

  • Michaela Yleizah
    Michaela Yleizah Месяц назад

    You should do a video on why the Americans liked the Walther P38 pistol

  • Anita Arroyo
    Anita Arroyo Месяц назад

    Chicago fire

  • Anita Arroyo
    Anita Arroyo Месяц назад

    I live in Chicago

  • SuttN
    SuttN Месяц назад +1

    Its okay guys the dog survived

  • Desastro
    Desastro Месяц назад

    Another One Bites The Dust

  • Dawson Stahl
    Dawson Stahl Месяц назад

    Iat least they didn't kill the dog

  • F.B.I
    F.B.I Месяц назад

    That's how mafia works
    on valentine day

  • big been
    big been Месяц назад

    The guy on the ads a batch

  • stonehaven
    stonehaven Месяц назад +2

    2:02 People knew the killers weren't real cops. Real cops would've killed the dog first.

  • Harambe Is Innocent
    Harambe Is Innocent Месяц назад

    That explains the movie I saw

  • George Goich
    George Goich Месяц назад

    Ya know al Capone was arrested only for tax evasion not his other crimes!

  • Marisol Encarnacion
    Marisol Encarnacion Месяц назад

    Can you make the history of Philippines

  • Banshee Windy
    Banshee Windy Месяц назад +111

    Atleast they didnt kill the dog

    • mac1bc
      mac1bc 11 дней назад +2

      They had class 😉

  • BigRussianBoi71
    BigRussianBoi71 Месяц назад

    They shot themselves

  • Jeremiah Griffith
    Jeremiah Griffith Месяц назад

    *Is this how ww2 started?*

  • Jay Cabaness
    Jay Cabaness Месяц назад


  • Thanos
    Thanos Месяц назад

    I did more than a massacere

  • Mecha Meraz
    Mecha Meraz Месяц назад +1

    "That's how mafia work"
    I need to stop

  • Marjorie Lambert
    Marjorie Lambert Месяц назад

    Can you do a video on the Reno Gang?

  • eva Lopez
    eva Lopez Месяц назад

    Of the godfather Italy Mafie

  • Lan Erjavec
    Lan Erjavec Месяц назад

    90 years since...

    KWMIKAZE JOLLY ROGER Месяц назад +2

    Can you do a video on the Japanese kamikaze attacks

  • Ubisons
    Ubisons Месяц назад +1


  • Gappie Al Kebabi
    Gappie Al Kebabi Месяц назад

    you didn't have to boost the volume at the end, for that sneaky commercial..

  • pieter fischer
    pieter fischer Месяц назад

    In another history channel documentary, it was reported that at the news of the shooting, Al Capone said only "Bugs Moran could do something like this." With Bugs Moran saying the same thing vice versa. They both lied? Did one lie? Did neither lie?

  • Fender User
    Fender User Месяц назад

    Atleast they spared the dog

  • Tim Dwyer
    Tim Dwyer Месяц назад

    My great grandfather was driving by right after this

  • Chris15
    Chris15 Месяц назад

    Thank you!!

  • Yourboi Taco
    Yourboi Taco Месяц назад +10

    Wait I thought the drum gun was vaulted

  • ecks dee
    ecks dee Месяц назад

    No comment

  • J037
    J037 Месяц назад

    Surprised I had never heard of this, given I live in the Chicago area.

  • JZoid
    JZoid Месяц назад