Execution of famous traitors: Here is a list of every traitor, guilty of treason against their sovereign, executed by law. For these traitors, death penalty put an end to their shameful life. Capital punishment is banned in some places, yet people believe that these traitors who were hanged deserved to die this way. Most of these traitors dreamed of leaving a lavish life, but had fatal ends. You can sort this list by any column and give your opinion about giving capital punishment to traitors guilty of treason against their sovereign in the comments section.