This is how long prohibition lasted.
The Purple Gang was Detroit's most notorious organized crime gang in the 1920s and 1930s. Led most often by members of the Bernstein family. the Purple gang is one of the many examples of gangs during this time.
Beer is now Illegal, and the 18th amendment which banned the manufacture, transportation and sale of intoxicating liquors–ushered in a period in American history, now officially started prohibition.
Warren G.Harding is elected twenty-ninth president, and dies in 1923.
Calvin Coolidge is sworn in as the 30th president of the United States, hours after the death of President Warren G. Harding.
Al Capone is blamed for the murder of prosecutor, Billy McSwiggin
The St.Valentine's Day massacre takes place in Chicago between two gangs.
Al capone is sent to Atlanta penitentiary is Gerogia, he was one of the biggest bootleggers during the prohibitoin era
repealed the Eighteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which had mandated nationwide Prohibition on alcohol on January 16, 1919.
Beer is now legal for purchase all throughout the United States.
After the repeal of the 18th Amendment, some states continued Prohibition by maintaining statewide temperance laws. Mississippi, the last dry state in the Union, ended Prohibition in 1966.