Statistics for Executions in History

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WhenWhereMethodChargesWho% Correct
2006BaghdadHangingMurder and tortureSaddam Hussein
90%
≈ 33JerusalemCrucifixionClaiming to be King of the JewsJesus
87%
1945Northern ItalyInformal firing squadAggravated fascismBenito Mussolini
80%
1793ParisGuillotineTyranny; kinging;
Causing French blood to flow
Louis XVI
71%
1967BoliviaSummary shootingFomenting revolution; Guerilla warfareChe Guevara
68%
1606LondonHanging, drawing,
quartering
Trying to blow up ParliamentGuy Fawkes
67%
1793ParisGuillotineOrgies; incest; sending money to AustriaMarie Antoinette
66%
1536LondonBeheadingAdultery against the King; IncestAnne Boleyn
56%
1305LondonHanging, drawing,
quartering
Fighting a war for Scottish independenceWilliam Wallace
56%
2001IndianaLethal injectionOklahoma City bombingTimothy McVeigh
43%
1918YekaterinburgInformal firing squadExisting; WWI lossesNicholas II
42%
1649LondonBeheadingTreason against ParliamentCharles I
35%
1962IsraelHangingHolocaust crimes; Banal evilAdolf Eichmann
32%
1994IllinoisLethal injectionSerial killing; Clowning without a licenseJohn Wayne Gacy
32%
1953New YorkElectric chairPassing nuclear secrets to the USSRJulius and Ethel
Rosenberg
31%
1859VirginiaHangingHarper's Ferry raidJohn Brown
30%
1618LondonBeheadingPlotting against King James;
Introducing smoking
Sir Walter Raleigh
28%
1880MelbourneHangingBushranging; Killing of policeNed Kelly
26%
1535LondonBeheadingPapism; Burning heretics;
Failure to attend a coronation
Thomas More
22%
1776New YorkHangingSpying; Having but one life to
give for his country
Nathan Hale
18%

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