February 15th, 2017 Headsman
The initials of the two men in the double hanging are all the identification I have found — but the spectacle of this February 15, 2014 public double hanging in Karaj amid fulsome praise for both God and the state security forces is a riveting horror.
Warning: Mature Content. Two men die in this video.
On this day..
- 1926: Josef Jakubowski, Weimar Germany wrongful execution - 2016
- 904: Pope Leo V and Antipope Christopher, at the dawn of the Pornocracy - 2015
- 1947: Ernst Kundt, Sudeten German - 2014
- 1864: The Kinston hangings - 2013
- 1907: Gen. Antonio Paredes, Venezuelan rebel - 2012
- 1688: Philip Standsfield - 2011
- 1979: Four Generals of the Shah - 2010
- 1573: Matija Gubec, peasant revolt leader - 2009
- 1839: Five Patriotes Canadiens, leaders of the Lower Canada Rebellion - 2008