Executions Timeline

May 1692
Salem Witch Trials
64 CE
Paul the Apostle Beheaded
6 Jul 1415
Execution of Jan Hus
6 Jul 1535
Execution of Sir Thomas More
64 CE
Martyrdom of the Apostle Peter on Vatican Hill
Burning of Michael Servetus
250 CE
Martyrdom of St. Saturninus in Toulouse
19 Jun 1953
Julius and Ethel Rosenburg executed at Sing Sing
19 Jun 1867
Emperor Maximilian of Mexico executed by firing squad
16 Jul 1918
Execution of Tzar Nicholas II of Russia and his family by a Bolshevik firing squad at Ekaterinburg, Siberia.
30 Jan 1649
King Charles I is executed in front of the Banqueting House at Whitehall Palace, London.
8 Feb 1587
Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots
21 Mar 1556
Execution of Thomas Cranmer
19 May 1536
Execution of Anne Boleyn