Unspeakable Crimes 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 was a Soviet serial killer, nicknamed the Butcher of Rostov, the Red Ripper, and the Rostov Ripper, who committed the sexual assault, murder and mutilation of a minimum of 52 women and children between 1978 and 1990 in the Russian SFSR, the Ukrainian SSR and the Uzbek SSR. Chikatilo confessed to a total of 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 because the majority of his murders were committed in the Rostov Oblast of the Russian SFSR. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 58 (1936-1994)

Birthplace: Sumy Oblast, Ukraine

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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 Rozenfeld, was a Bolshevik revolutionary and a prominent Soviet politician. He served briefly as the first head of state of Soviet Russia in 1917, and from 1923-24 the acting Premier in the last year of Vladimir Lenin's life. Under the leadership of Joseph Stalin, Kamenev fell out of favor and, following a show trial, was executed. Kamenev was the brother-in-law of Leon Trotsky. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 53 (1883-1936)

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

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

Age: Dec. at 79 (1864-1943)

Birthplace: Lviv, Ukraine

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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 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