Lee Harvey Oswald
On November 22, 1963, he assassinated President Kennedy who was riding downtown Dallas, Texas. Later shot in front of television cameras by Jack Ruby.
John Wilkes Booth
United States actor and assassin of President Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, at Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C. on April 14, 1865.
this night club owner assassinated Lee Harvey Oswald on November 24, 1963
Ides of March
March 15, 44 BC the day Ceasar was murdered, also known as the_______
Pan American Exposition
Place where President McKinley(25th President) was assasinated on September 6, 1901.
A Palestinian who was convicted for the assassination of United States Senator Robert F. Kennedy(JFK'S brother). Serving a Life Sentence, killed RFK in the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles shortly after Kennedy had finished addressing supporters in the main ballroom.
Brutus and the Senators
Assassins of Julius Caeser., Famous last lines of Julius Caeser are supposedly "ET TU BRUTUS, ET TU) latin for "you to Brutus, you too"
Self proclaimed anarchist, the son of Polish immigrants,He shot President McKinley at the Pan American Exposition in Buffalo, New York on September 6, 1901. Influenced by Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman
Hindu extremist who assassinated Gandhi on Jan. 30, 1948 in Delhi India, because he thought that Gandhi was too protective of Muslims.
Partition of India
The British Plan to stop violence, India split into Hindu(India) and Muslim nations(Pakistan), both were granted independence by the British House of Commons in 1947. Was a major reason that Nathuram Godse decided to assassinate Gandhi.
The assassin of Austrian Archduke Francis Ferdinand and his wife of June 28th, 1914 , a member of the Black Hand, wanted to free Bosnia from Austria Hungary. Led to the start of WW2
Charles Julius Guiteau
American lawyer who assassinated President James Garfield(20th President) on July 2 ,1981, was executed by hanging.He quit and joined the utopian religious sect known as the Oneida Community in New York.
20th president, Republican, assassinated by Charles Julius Guiteau after a few months in office due to lack of patronage,only incumbent of the U.S. House of Representatives to have been elected President. Chester Arthur, succeeded him as President
Assassin of Leon Trotsky and was sent by Stalin. Recruited by Stalin's NVKD, and and trained in Moscow as a Soviet agent.
Also called the People's Commissariat for Internal Affairs in Russia. Was the public and secret police organization of the Soviet Union that directly executed the rule of power of the Soviets, including political repression, during the era of Joseph Stalin. Known for the activities of the Gulag and the Main Directorate for State Security (GUGB), which eventually became the Committee for State Security (KGB)
A Polish Jewish youth who had emigrated to Paris. He agonized over the fate of his parents who, in the course of a pre-war roundup of Polish Jews living in Germany, were deported to the Polish frontier. On November 7, 1938, he went to the German Embassy where he shot and mortally wounded Third Secretary Ernst vom Rath. The Nazis used this incident as an excuse for the KRISTALLNACHT (Night of the Broken Glass) pogrom.
A class of well-to-do landowners in Russian society that was purged by Joseph Stalin because it resisted his drive to establish huge collective farms under state control.
Also called the Joint Opposition, was a group formed in the All-Union Communist Party in 1926 by Leon Trotsky in opposition to Joseph Stalin. It demanded, among other things, greater freedom of expression within the Party (in effect, lifting the Ban on Factions imposed by Lenin as a temporary measure in 1921) and less bureaucracy. By this time, Stalin's supporters had already voted Trotsky out from the Politburo.