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0July-330
King of Persia Darius III is Assassinated by Bessus

King of Persia Darius III is Assassinated by Bessus

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18October315
Jews Prohibited From Stoning Other Jews for Converting to Christianity

Jews Prohibited From Stoning Other Jews for Converting to Christianity

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25June357
Emperor Constantius II Imposes Death Penalty for Consulting Soothsayers or Astrologers

Emperor Constantius II Imposes Death Penalty for Consulting Soothsayers or Astrologers

23August1305
William Wallace is Gruesomely Executed by King Edward

William Wallace is Gruesomely Executed by King Edward

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6July1415
Jan Hus Burned for Heresy for Suggested Church Reforms

Jan Hus Burned for Heresy for Suggested Church Reforms

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30May1431
English Burn Joan of Arc at the Stake

English Burn Joan of Arc at the Stake

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1July1523
Henry Vos & John van den Eschen Burned at Stake as Heretics, Become Martyrs

Henry Vos & John van den Eschen Burned at Stake as Heretics, Become Martyrs

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29August1533
Atahualpa Becomes Last Incan Emperor When Strangled by Conquistadors

Atahualpa Becomes Last Incan Emperor When Strangled by Conquistadors

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15May1536
Queen Anne Boleyn Tried & Condemned for Treason, Adultery, Incest, Witchcraft

Queen Anne Boleyn Tried & Condemned for Treason, Adultery, Incest, Witchcraft

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19May1536
Queen Anne Boleyn Beheaded for Adultery, Treason, Incest, Witchcraft

Queen Anne Boleyn Beheaded for Adultery, Treason, Incest, Witchcraft

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28July1540
England's Henry VIII has Thomas Cromwell Beheaded for Treason

England's Henry VIII has Thomas Cromwell Beheaded for Treason

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17August1571
Governor Marco Bragadin of Famagusta is Gruesomely Executed by Ottoman Turks

Governor Marco Bragadin of Famagusta is Gruesomely Executed by Ottoman Turks

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31January1606
Guy Fawkes Executed for the Gunpowder Plot

Guy Fawkes Executed for the Gunpowder Plot

19August1612
Three Women From Samlesbury England Tried as Witches

Three Women From Samlesbury England Tried as Witches

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27October1659

William Robinson and Marmaduke Stevenson are First Quakers Executed America

19July1692
Sarah Good Executed by Hanging for Witchcraft in Salem

Sarah Good Executed by Hanging for Witchcraft in Salem

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5August1692
Six Found Guilty of Witchcraft at Salem Witch Trials, Sentenced to Hang

Six Found Guilty of Witchcraft at Salem Witch Trials, Sentenced to Hang

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19August1692
Five Convicted 'Witches' from Salem Witch Trials are Hanged

Five Convicted 'Witches' from Salem Witch Trials are Hanged

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7January1697

Thomas Aitkenhead Executed for Blasphemy

15January1697
Massachusetts Citizens Repent for Salem Witch Trials

Massachusetts Citizens Repent for Salem Witch Trials

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15January1697
Day of Fasting Held in Massachusetts to Atone for Persecution of Alleged Witches

Day of Fasting Held in Massachusetts to Atone for Persecution of Alleged Witches

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5September1793
During France's Reign of Terror, Tens of Thousands are Executed

During France's Reign of Terror, Tens of Thousands are Executed

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28July1794
Robespierre Executed with the Guillotine in France

Robespierre Executed with the Guillotine in France

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15July1826

Cayetan Ripoll Hung for Teaching Deist Ideas

6March1843
Daniel M'Naghten Case Debated in House of Lords

Daniel M'Naghten Case Debated in House of Lords

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2December1859
Militant Abolitionist John Brown is Executed by Hanging for Harper's Ferry Attack

Militant Abolitionist John Brown is Executed by Hanging for Harper's Ferry Attack

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9July1870

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

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1January1889

New York First State to Use Electricity for Capital Punishment

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17August1915
Georgia Mob Lynches Jewish Factory Manager for Alleged Sexual Molestation and Murder

Georgia Mob Lynches Jewish Factory Manager for Alleged Sexual Molestation and Murder

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15October1917
Execution of Mata Hari by Firing Squad in France

Execution of Mata Hari by Firing Squad in France

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17July1918
Tsar Nicholas II of Russia & Family Executed on Orders from Lenin

Tsar Nicholas II of Russia & Family Executed on Orders from Lenin

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28February1933
Reichstag Fire Decree Approved by Hitler's Cabinet

Reichstag Fire Decree Approved by Hitler's Cabinet

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20September1933
Ali Höhler Murdered by Nazis After Shooting Nazi 'Martyr' Horst Wessel

Ali Höhler Murdered by Nazis After Shooting Nazi 'Martyr' Horst Wessel

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10January1934
Marinus van der Lubbe Executed in Leipzig for Settting Reichstag Fire

Marinus van der Lubbe Executed in Leipzig for Settting Reichstag Fire

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19April1935

Nazi Government Announces Death Penalty for Pacifism During War or National Emergency

2September1938
Himmler: Death Penalty Will be Applied to Homosexuality in the SS

Himmler: Death Penalty Will be Applied to Homosexuality in the SS

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4December1941

Law Decreeing Death Penalty for Jews and Poles Who Have Anti-German Mentality is Drafted

24August1943
Karl and Isle Koch Arrested by SS for Crimes While Running Concentration Camps

Karl and Isle Koch Arrested by SS for Crimes While Running Concentration Camps

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17January1944
German Freethought Leader Max Sievers is Beheaded by the Nazi Government

German Freethought Leader Max Sievers is Beheaded by the Nazi Government

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10September1945
Vidkun Quisling Found Guilty of War Crimes, Will Be Executed

Vidkun Quisling Found Guilty of War Crimes, Will Be Executed

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15October1945
Former Prime Minister Pierre Laval Executed for Collaborating with the Nazis

Former Prime Minister Pierre Laval Executed for Collaborating with the Nazis

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24October1945
Vidkun Quisling Executed by Firing Squad for Leading Pro-Nazi Coup d'Etat in Norway

Vidkun Quisling Executed by Firing Squad for Leading Pro-Nazi Coup d'Etat in Norway

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13September1946
Amon Göth Executed in Krakow for War Crimes

Amon Göth Executed in Krakow for War Crimes

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16October1946
All Top Nazi Leaders Who were Convicted of War Crimes are Executed

All Top Nazi Leaders Who were Convicted of War Crimes are Executed

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16April1947
Rudolf Höss, Commandant of Auschwitz, Hanged With His Own Gallows at Auschwitz

Rudolf Höss, Commandant of Auschwitz, Hanged With His Own Gallows at Auschwitz

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20August1947
Doctors Trial Begins in Nuremberg for Nazis Accused of Murder, Human Experimentation

Doctors Trial Begins in Nuremberg for Nazis Accused of Murder, Human Experimentation

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9December1961
Adolf Eichmann Found Guilty in War Crimes Trial in Jerusalem

Adolf Eichmann Found Guilty in War Crimes Trial in Jerusalem

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15December1961
Adolf Eichmann Sentenced to Death by Hanging for Crimes Against Humanity

Adolf Eichmann Sentenced to Death by Hanging for Crimes Against Humanity

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31May1962
Adolf Eichmann Executed for Participating in Holocaust

Adolf Eichmann Executed for Participating in Holocaust

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29August1966
Execution of Sayyid Qutb by Hanging for Plotting to Overthrow Egyptian State

Execution of Sayyid Qutb by Hanging for Plotting to Overthrow Egyptian State

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