Carl Peter Hermann Christensen

Executioner, Deceased Person

1869 – 1936


Who was Carl Peter Hermann Christensen?

Carl Peter Herman Christensen was the last executioner in office for the government of Denmark. He was hired by justice minister, Peter Adler Alberti and held the office from 27 August 1906 until 1 April 1926.

He never conducted any executions. His predecessor, Jens Carl Theodor Seistrup, was the last active executioner in office in Denmark.


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