Dion O'Banion

Dion O'Banion American History Famous People Crimes and Criminals

Dion O’Banion, a Chicago gangster, was married to Viola. By all accounts, the couple loved each other.

After her husband was assassinated in his flower shop, Viola said:

Dean loved his home and spent most of his evenings in it, fooling with his radio, singing a song, listening to the player piano. He was not a man to run around nights with women. I was his only sweetheart . . . He never left home without telling me where he was going and kissing me good-bye.

This image depicts Dion and Viola O'Banion.

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