You know Alcatraz, and you have seen so many movies about it, but do you really know all the facts related to it?
This post wants to highlight some interesting curiosities about the place, in order to give you more details and a better idea of how life was back in time when Alcatraz was used as prison.
1- The cells were never filled to capacity. In fact, the average number of prisoners was around 250-260, and the maximum was about 300. It means they were 336 cells still available which were never used.