history Famous Assassinations in Colombia  

David Jones
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Famous assassinations in Colombia, including political assassinations and other ideological assassinations. These 15 assassinated people were all killed under suspicious circumstances in Colombia - many of them victims of drug warfare. While there have been thousands of murders in Columbia over the last 30 years, these are the most famous deaths by assasination.

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Antonio José de Sucre is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Antonio José de Sucre Died at 35 (1795-1830) - Killed In: 1830

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Rafael Uribe Uribe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Rafael Uribe Uribe Died at 55 (1859-1914) - Killed In: 1914

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Jorge Eliécer Gaitán Ayala is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Jorge Eliécer Gaitán Ayala Died at 45 (1903-1948) - Killed In: 1948

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Rodrigo Lara Bonilla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Rodrigo Lara Bonilla Died at 38 (1946-1984) - Killed In: 1984

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Jaime Pardo Leal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Jaime Pardo Leal Died at 46 (1941-1987) - Killed In: 1987

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Guillermo Cano Isaza is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Guillermo Cano Isaza Died at 61 (1925-1986) - Killed In: 1986

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Luis Carlos Galán is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Luis Carlos Galán Died at 46 (1943-1989) - Killed In: 1989

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Bernardo Jaramillo Ossa is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Bernardo Jaramillo Ossa Died at 34 (1956-1990) - Killed On: March 22, 1990

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Carlos Pizarro Leongómez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Carlos Pizarro Leongómez Died at 39 (1951-1990) - Killed In: 1990

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Diana Turbay is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Diana Turbay Died at 41 (1950-1991) - Killed In: 1991

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Andrés Escobar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Andrés Escobar Died at 27 (1967-1994) - Killed In: 1994

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Manuel Cepeda Vargas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Manuel Cepeda Vargas Died at 64 (1930-1994) - Killed In: 1994

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Álvaro Gómez Hurtado is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Álvaro Gómez Hurtado Died at 76 (1919-1995) - Killed In: 1995

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Jaime Garzón is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Jaime Garzón Died at 39 (1960-1999) - Killed In: 1999

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Guillermo Gaviria Correa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Assassinations in Colombia
Guillermo Gaviria Correa Died at 41 (1962-2003) - Killed In: 2003