List of Famous Martyrs People
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List of Famous Martyrs

List of famous martyrs, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top martyrs in the world? This includes the most prominent martyrs, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable martyrs is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic martyrs were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned martyrs.

List items range from Thomas Becket to Saint Peter.

From reputable, prominent, and well known martyrs to the lesser known martyrs of today, these are some of the best professionals in the martyr field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous martyrs ever?" and "What are the names of famous martyrs?" then you're in the right place. (27 items)
The List
  1. 1

    Abraham ben Abraham

    about... Born: 1700
    Age: Died at 49 (1700-1749)
    Died: 1749
    Cause Of Death: Death by burning
    Place Of Death: Vilnius, Lithuania
  2. 2

    Abraham of Augsburg

    about... Birthplace: Augsburg, Germany
    Died: 1265
    Cause Of Death: Death by burning
  3. 3

    Anabheri Prabhakar Rao

    about... Born: 1910
    Age: Died at 38 (1910-1948)
    Birthplace: Karimnagar district, India
    Profession: Poet, Diplomat, Composer, Freedom fighter, Artist + 1 more
    Institution: Nizam College
    Died: 1948
    Place Of Death: Karimnagar district, India
  4. 4

    Katarzyna Weiglowa

    about... Born: 1460
    Age: Died at 79 (1460-1539)
    Birthplace: Kraków, Poland
    Died: 1539
    Cause Of Death: Death by burning
    Place Of Death: Kraków, Poland
  5. 5

    Cornelio Da Montalcino

    about... Profession: Monk
    Died: 1554
    Cause Of Death: Death by burning
    Place Of Death: Campo de' Fiori, Italy
  6. 6

    Elchonon Wasserman

    about... Born: 1874
    Age: Died at 67 (1874-1941)
    Birthplace: Biržai, Lithuania
    Profession: Rabbi
    Institution: Telshe yeshiva
    Died: 1941
    Place Of Death: Seventh Fort

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