by Jon Blackwell

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Entries Tagged as 'Nucky Johnson'

Boardwalk Empire - The real story

September 8th, 2010 · 346 Comments

HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire” stars Steve Buscemi as Nucky Thompson, a  political boss who rules Atlantic City. The series is fiction; the story of a criminal overlord named “Nucky” is fact. His name was Nucky Johnson, and he turned Atlantic City into a playground for the likes of Al Capone, Lucky Luciano and the rest of the […]

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