Stephanie St. Clair

Stephanie St. Clair

Born 1886

Stephanie St. Clair was a female gang leader who ran numerous criminal enterprises in Harlem, New York in the part of the 20th century. Despite resisting the interests of the Mafia for several years after Prohibition ended, she eventually operated under their control.… Read More

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1886 Birth Born in 1886.


1912 26 Years Old Madam St. Clair was born of mixed French and African descent on Martinique. She immigrated to the United States via Marseilles in 1912 and ten years later took $10,000 of her own money and set up a numbers bank in Harlem. … Read More


1935 49 Years Old …  After Schultz was assassinated in 1935 on the orders of The Commission, St. Clair sent a telegram to his hospital bed as the gangster lay dying. … Read More


1969 83 Years Old She died quietly in Harlem in 1969. … Read More
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