Pablo Escobar Was born on December 1, 1949. He was born in the Colombian city of Rionegro. His life of crime first started when he would steal grave stones and sell them to smugglers
The Birth of Pablo
By age 20, he was an apprentice to millionaire Alvaro Prieto. By age 22 he himself became a millionaire.
His Rise to Fame
Pablo started up his own cocaine operation. He smuggled loads of cocaine into America.
Pablo married 15 year-old Maria Victoria. He was 26 at the time.
Birth of his first child
Pablo's wife gave birth to their first child, Sebastian Marroquin on February, 24.
His Second Child
On May 25, Pablo Escobar's wife gave birth to their second child. They gave birth to Manuela Escobar.
In the mid 1980's Pablo was at the pinnacle of his career. He was one of the most powerful, influential, and richest men in the world.
The pinnacle of his career
Pablo ordered to put a bomb in flight 203, hoping to kill a political target. The target was not on board and instead pablo killed 110 innocent people.
On June 19 Escobar built a luxurious prison. He turned himself in on a 5 year term in exchange to stay in the prison he built. He still ran the Medellin cartel giving orders through a phone.
A day after his birthday on December 2, Colombian officials caught and killed Pablo Escobar. This led the fall of the Medellin Cartel.