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List of North & South American Assassinations 

Notable Famous Deaths
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Curious about what South American Assassinations have taken place? This is a detailed list of assassination in south America, central America assassinations, and notable north american assassinations. These assassination on the american continents have been motivated by drug wars, politics, religion, and even racism. These are notable deaths caused by assassinations. The North & South America Assassination list can be sorted by victim name, victim birthdate and victim's birthplace.
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Daniel Parke is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
British governor of the Leeward Islands
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Justo José de Urq... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 69 (1801-1870) from Argentina
former president of Argentina
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Pedro Eugenio Aramburu ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 67 (1903-1970) from Río Cuarto, Argentina
former president of Argentina executed by the Montoneros
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Carlos Prats is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 59 (1915-1974) from Talcahuano, Chile
Chilean general
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Zelmar Michelini is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 52 (1924-1976) from Montevideo, Uruguay
Uruguayan senator
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Héctor Guti&eacut... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 42 (1934-1976) from Uruguay
speaker of the Uruguayan House of Representatives
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Richard Sharples is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
governor of Bermuda
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Pedro Blanco Soto is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 34 (1795-1829) from Cochabamba, Bolivia
President of Boliva
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Manuel Isidoro Belzu is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 57 (1808-1865) from La Paz, Bolivia
President of Bolivia
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Mariano Melgarejo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 51 (1820-1871) from Tarata, Cochabamba, Bolivia
President of Bolivia
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Che Guevara is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 39 (1928-1967) from Rosario, Argentina
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René Barrientos ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 50 (1919-1969) from Tarata, Cochabamba, Bolivia
former President of Bolivia
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Juan José Torres ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 56 (1920-1976) from Cochabamba, Bolivia
former President of Bolivia
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Pinheiro Machado is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 64 (1851-1915) from Cruz Alta, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Brazilian politician
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João Pessoa Caval... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 52 (1878-1930) from Umbuzeiro, Brazil
In 1930
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Adib Shishakli is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 55 (1909-1964) from Hama, Syria
Syrian military dictator
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Vladimir Herzog is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 38 (1937-1975) from Osijek, Croatia
Journalist
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Zuzu Angel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 55 (1921-1976) from Curvelo, Brazil
Brazilian activist
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Chico Mendes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 44 (1944-1988) from Xapuri, Brazil
Brazilian environmental activist
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Paulo Cesar Farias is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Paulo Cesar Farias Dec. at 51 (1945-1996) from Passo de Camaragibe, Brazil
Collor de Mello's campaign treasurer
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Antônio da Costa S... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Mayor of Campinas
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Dorothy Stang is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 74 (1931-2005) from Dayton, Ohio
American nun killed by business interests
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Thomas D'Arcy McGee is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Dec. at 43 (1825-1868) from Carlingford, County Louth
Canadian father of Confederation
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George Brown is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
newspaper editor and Senator
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Pierre Laporte is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of North & South American Assassinations
Quebec Minister of Labour, was kidnapped and murdered by the FLQ