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Famous People Who Died of Execution By Shooting

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List of famous people who died of execution by shooting, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of celebrities who died from execution by shooting includes information like the victim's hometown and other biographical information when available. Unfortunately many famous people's lives have been cut short because of execution by shooting, including actors, musicians and athletes.

The list you're viewing is made up of people like Andrei Chikatilo and Lev Kamenev.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities have died from execution by shooting?" and "Which famous people died due to execution by shooting?"

These notable execution by shooting deaths include modern and past famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has has execution by shooting as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (8 items)
Andrei Chikatilo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died of Execution By Shooting
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Andrei Romanovich Chikatilo (Russian: Андре́й Рома́нович Чикати́ло; Ukrainian: Андрій Романович Чикатило; 16 October 1936 – 14 February 1994) was a Soviet serial killer, nicknamed the Butcher of Rostov, the Red Ripper, and the Rostov Ripper, who sexually assaulted, murdered, and mutilated at least 52 women and children between 1978 and 1990 in the Russian SFSR, the Ukrainian SSR, and the Uzbek SSR. Chikatilo confessed to 56 murders and was tried for 53 of these killings in April 1992. He was convicted and sentenced to death for 52 of these murders in October 1992 and subsequently executed in February 1994. Chikatilo was known by such titles as the "Rostov Ripper" and the "Butcher of Rostov" ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 58 (1936-1994)

Birthplace: Sumy Oblast, Ukraine

Lev Kamenev is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died of Execution By Shooting
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Lev Borisovich Kamenev (born Leo Rosenfeld or Lev Borisovich Rozenfeld; 18 July [O.S. 6 July] 1883 – 25 August 1936) was a Bolshevik revolutionary and a prominent Soviet politician. He was one of the seven members of the first Politburo, founded in 1917 to manage the Bolshevik Revolution: Lenin, Zinoviev, Kamenev, Trotsky, Stalin, Sokolnikov and Bubnov.Kamenev was the brother-in-law of Leon Trotsky. He served briefly as the equivalent of the first head of state of Soviet Russia in 1917, and from 1923-24 as acting Premier in the last year of Vladimir Lenin's life. Joseph Stalin viewed him as a cause of discontent and opposition to his own leadership. Kamenev was executed on 25 August 1936 ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 53 (1883-1936)

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Alfred Nossig was a Polish sculptor, musician, writer, and public activist. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 79 (1864-1943)

Birthplace: Lviv, Ukraine

Olga Kameneva is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died of Execution By Shooting
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Olga Kameneva

Olga Davidovna Kameneva (Russian: Ольга Давыдовна Каменева, Ukrainian: Ольга Давидiвна Каменева; 1883 – 11 September 1941) (née Bronstein — Бронште́йн) was a Russian Bolshevik revolutionary and a Soviet politician. She was the sister of Leon Trotsky and the first wife of Lev Kamenev. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 58 (1883-1941)

Birthplace: Kherson Governorate