Agabito Bellomo is the Last Person Executed in the Papal State - Decapitated for Murder Hot

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Agabito (or Agapito) Bellomo becomes the last person ever executed in the Papal State (now the Vatican City). Bellomo is decapitated at Palestrina for the crime of murder.

 

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