What are famous assassinations? Besides Abe Lincoln or JFK, take a look at other people who got picked off by an assassin.
Mayor of Nauvoo, Illinois and presidential candidate and LDS church leader.
Age: Died at 39 (1805-1844)
Birthplace: Sharon, Vermont, USA
Profession: Tradesman, Politiciansee more on Joseph Smith, Jr.
Governor of the New Mexico Territory
Age: Died at 48 (1799-1847)
Birthplace: Charleston, West Virginia, USA
Profession: Politiciansee more on Charles Bent
Michigan State Representative and leader of the Strangite Mormon Church.
Age: Died at 43 (1813-1856)
Birthplace: Scipio, New York, United States of America
Profession: Politiciansee more on James Strang
President of the United States
Age: Died at 56 (1809-1865)
Birthplace: Kentucky, Hodgenville, United States of America, United States, with Territories, + more
Profession: Statesman, Politician, Lawyer
Credits: The Perfect Tribute, Atlanta Symphony Golden Anniversary, A Tribute to John F. Kennedy from the Arts, Lincoln's Gettysburg Address
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