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President of Iraq executed in 2006.Saddam Hussein
A national heroine of France and a Catholic saint.Joan of Arc
Scottish freedom fighter executed by the English in 1305.William Wallace
This king was executed during the French Revolution in 1793.King Louis XVI
Serial killer acted as his own attorney in court before being convicted in Dade County, Florida for the Chi Omega murders at Florida State University.Ted Bundy
Convicted of bombing the Alfred P. Murrah Building in Oklahoma City on April 19, 1995.Timothy McVeigh
Serial killer began dumping victims into the Des Plaines River after he ran out of room in the crawl space under his house.John Wayne Gacy
This English king was executed for high treason in 1649; his grandmother, Mary, Queen of Scots, was also executed.King Charles I
American communists who were executed in 1953 for conspiracy to commit espionage.Julius and Ethel Rosenberg
1920 Italian immigrants executed in Massachusetts and widely believed to be innocent today.Sacco and Vanzetti
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This 'Architect of the Holocaust' fled to Argentina and was captured and executed in Israel in 1962.Adolf Eichmann
Widely considered America's first spy, he was executed in 1776 by the British.Nathan Hale
This German officer was executed after a failed plot to assassinate Hitler; Tom Cruise portrays him in 'Valkyrie'.Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg
Nazi diplomat played a key role in the conclusion of the Soviet-German non-aggression pact in 1939.Joachim von Ribbentrop
Executed in Utah in 1977; first man to be executed after a 10 year hiatus on capital punishment in the U.S.Gary Gilmore
Early leader of the Crips was executed in California in 2005.Stanley 'Tookie' Williams III
Romanian dictator was executed with wife, Elena, in 1989.Nicolae Ceau┼čescu
Abe Lincoln assassination co-conspirator; the first woman executed by the U.S. government.Mary Surratt
First woman executed in Texas since 1863.Karla Faye Tucker Brown
Confessed to killing eight people, including five students near the campus of the University of Florida in 1990.Danny Harold Rolling
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