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Famous People Who Were Lynched

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List of famous people who were lynched, including photos, birthdates, professions, and other information. These celebrities who were lynched are listed by fame and notoriety and include the famous lynching victims’ hometown and biographical info about them when available. With people ranging from Thomas Shipp to Mack Charles Parker, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites. These notable lynching deaths include modern and long-gone famous men and women, from politicians to religious leaders to writers. Everyone on this list has lynching as a cause of death somewhere in their public records, even if it was just one contributing factor for their death. (38 People)