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Albert Gustaf Dahlman

Albert Gustaf Dahlman

Albert Gustaf Dalman, was a Swedish executioner. He was the last executioner to carry out... more »

Albert Pierrepoint

Albert Pierrepoint

Albert Pierrepoint was a long-serving hangman in England. He executed at least 400 people,... more »

Alfred Allen

Alfred Allen

Alfred Allen was an English executioner from Wolverhampton. His career lasted from 1928 to 1937,... more »

André Obrecht

André Obrecht

André Obrecht was the official executioner of France from 1951 until 1976. Born in Paris on... more »

Bartholomew Binns

Bartholomew Binns

Bartholomew Binns was an English executioner from November 1883 to March 1884. He had previously... more »

Carl Peter Hermann Christensen

Carl Peter Hermann Christensen

Carl Peter Herman Christensen was the last executioner in office for the government of Denmark... more »

Charles-Henri Sanson

Charles-Henri Sanson

Charles-Henri Sanson, full title Chevalier Charles-Henri Sanson de Longval was the Royal... more »

Edwin Davis

Edwin Davis

Edwin F. Davis, of Corning, Steuben County, New York was the first "state electrician"... more »

Erich Mielke

Erich Mielke

Erich Fritz Emil Mielke was a German secret police official in the service of the Soviet Union... more »

Fernand Meyssonnier

Fernand Meyssonnier

Fernand Meyssonnier was an executioner in the last years of French Algeria. He acted as an... more »

George Brown

George Brown

George Brown was an English executioner from 1911 to 1919. He was from Ashton-under-Lyne, near... more »

George Maledon

George Maledon

George Maledon was a hangman aptly nicknamed "The Prince of Hangmen", who served in the federal... more »

George Smith

George Smith

George Smith, popularly known as Throttler Smith, was an English hangman from 1840 until 1866... more »

Giovanni Battista Bugatti

Giovanni Battista Bugatti

Giovanni Battista Bugatti was the official executioner for the Papal States from 1796 to 1865... more »

Henry Pierrepoint

Henry Pierrepoint

Henry Albert Pierrepoint was one of the United Kingdom's executioners from 1901 until 1910. He... more »

Jack Ketch

Jack Ketch

John Ketch, generally known as Jack Ketch, was an infamous English executioner employed by King... more »

James Berry

James Berry

James Berry was an English executioner from 1884 until 1891. Berry was born in Heckmondwike in... more »

James Billington

James Billington

James Billington was a hangman for the British government from 1884 until 1901. Billington was... more »

James Botting

James Botting

Jemmy Botting was the hangman at Newgate Prison in London, England from 1817-1819 during which... more »

Jan Mydlář

Jan Mydlář

Jan Mydlář was a 17th-century executioner from Prague. He is mostly known for his performance of... more »

Jean-François Heidenreich

Jean-François Heidenreich

Jean-François Heidenreich was a French executioner and the first person to hold the position of... more »

Jens Carl Theodor Seistrup

Jens Carl Theodor Seistrup

Theodor Seistrup was the the second-to-last executioner and the last actively to do executions... more »

Johann Reichhart

Johann Reichhart

Johann Reichhart was a German executioner. He kept detailed records of his work, which amounted... more »

John Billington

John Billington

John Billington was an English executioner. He was on the Home Office list from 1901 to 1905. more »

John Ellis

John Ellis

John Ellis was a Rochdale hairdresser and newsagent who served as one of the United Kingdom's... more »

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