Fabian von Schlabrendorff
Fabian Ludwig Georg Adolf Kurt von Schlabrendorff (1 July 1907 – 3 September 1980), was a German jurist, soldier, and member of the resistance against Adolf Hitler.
He was the son of Carl Ludwig E...
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Ibn al-Shaykh al-Libi
Ibn al-Shaykh al-Libi (Arabic: إبْنُ ٱلشَّيْخِ اللّيبي‎; Ḁbnʋ ălŞɑỉƈ alLibi; born Ali Mohamed Abdul Aziz al-Fakheri, 1963 – May 10, 2009) was a Libyan national captured in Afghanistan...
Lorenzo Ruiz
Saint Lorenzo Ruiz (Filipino: San Lorenzo Ruiz ng Maynila, Spanish: San Lorenzo Ruiz de Manila Latin: Laurentius Ruiz Manilensis ; ca. 1600 – 29 September 1637) is a Filipino saint ve...
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Abdulwahab Hussain
Abdulwahab Hussain Ali Ahmed Esmael (Arabic: عبدالوهاب حسين علي أحمد إسماعيل‎) is a Bahraini political activist, writer, religious figure and philosopher. He was one of the most prominent op...
Vladimir Herzog
Vladimir Herzog (27 June 1937 – 25 October 1975) nicknamed Vlado, was a Brazilian journalist, university professor and playwright of Croatian Jewish origin. He also developed a taste for photography, ...
Jacobo Timerman
Jacobo Timerman (6 January 1923 – 11 November 1999), born in the Soviet Union, was an Argentine publisher, journalist, and author of Lithuanian Jewish descent, who is most noted for his confronting an...
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Youssif (burn victim)
Youssif (last name unknown) (born October 14, 2002), is an 11-year-old Iraqi boy who was set on fire by unknown masked men outside of his central Baghdad home on January 15, 2007.
On January 15, 2...
John of Senhout
Saint John of Senhout is an Egyptian saint from the 4th century AD.He was born in the Egyptian city of Senhout. His father's name was Macarius and his mother's name was Anna. According to Coptic Ortho...
Hugo Spadafora
Hugo Spadafora Franco (September 6, 1940 – September 13, 1985) was an Italian and Panamanian physician and guerrilla fighter in Guinea-Bissau and Nicaragua. He criticized the military in Panama, whic...
Tadeusz Popek
Tadeusz Popek (November 2, 1915 – September 17, 1942) was a Polish partisan and underground activist during World War II. During the German occupation of Podhale, Popek (nom-de-guerre Wacław Tata...
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Patrice Lumumba
Patrice Émery Lumumba (2 July 1925 – 17 January 1961) was a Congolese independence leader and the first democratically elected Prime Minister of the Republic of the Congo (now known as the Democratic ...
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Menachem Begin
Menachem Begin ( listen ; Hebrew: מְנַחֵם בֵּגִין; Polish: Mieczysław Biegun; Russian: Менахем Вольфович Бегин Menakhem Vol'fovich Begin; 16 August 1913 – 9 March 1992) was an Israel...
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Arthur Banks
Sergeant Arthur Banks GC (6 October 1923 – 20 December 1944) was a member of the Royal Air Force during the Second World War who was tortured and killed after being captured behind enemy lines. ...
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Salvador Nava Martínez
Salvador Nava Martínez (April 7, 1914 - May 18, 1992) was a Mexican physician, politician and activist. Nava, an ophthalmologist and professor at the Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí in the Sch...
Abdulwahid AlAbduljabbar
Abdulwahid Ahmad Hassan AlAbduljabbar (Arabic: عبدالواحد احمد حسن العبدالجبار‎) was a Saudi political activist. Born in 1935 in Qatif, died June 15, 1970 of torture in the garden of the pris...
Larbi Ben M'hidi
Mohammed Larbi Ben M'hidi (1923–1957) (Arabic: محمد العربي بن مهيدي‎), commonly known as Larbi Ben M'hidi or simply as Ben M'hidi, was a prominent Algerian leader during the war of independe...
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Elias Degiannis
Elias Degiannis (Greek: Ηλίας Ντεγιάννης) (22 December 1912–18 June 1943) was a Greek navy officer and second in command of the resistance group PROMETHEUS.He was arrested, tortured and executed b...
Harmodius and Aristogeiton
Harmodius (Greek: Ἁρμόδιος, Harmódios) and Aristogeiton (Ἀριστογείτων, Aristogeíton; both died 514 BC) were two men from ancient Athens. They became known as the Tyrannicides (τυραννοκτόνοι, tyrann...
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Rodrigo Rojas DeNegri
Rodrigo Andrés Rojas De Negri (7 March 1967 – 6 July 1986), known as Rodrigo Rojas, was a young photographer who was burned alive during a street demonstration against the dictatorship of General Augu...
Jean Izamo
Jean-Henri Izamo (died January 1966) was the head of the gendarmerie of the Central African Republic. He was killed following the Saint-Sylvestre coup d'état.
Central African Republic President Da...
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Dilma Rousseff
Dilma Vana Rousseff ([ˈd(ʒ)iwmɐ ˈvɐ̃nɐ ʁuˈsɛfⁱ] born 14 December 1947) is the 36th and current President of Brazil. She is the first woman to hold the office. She was previously the Chief of Staff of ...
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Ehsan Fatahian
Ehsan Fatahian(Kurdish: ئیحسان فەتاحیان)،(1982 in Kermanshah - 11 November 2009 in Sanandaj), was an Iranian Kurdish activist, who was executed on Wednesday, November 11, 2009, in Sanandaj Centra...
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Roy Anthony Cutaran Bennett
Roy Anthony Cutaran Bennett (1913 April 6, Bayombong, Cagayan Valley, Philippines – 1990 November 11, Rosemead, California, USA) was the outspoken editor of the Manila Bulletin before and during the J...
Mohamed Daoud Chehem
Mohamed Daoud Chehem is a senior civil servant, noted opposition leader and former presidential candidate for the Azuria Development Party (PDD) in Djibouti. Chehem is a member of the Afar ethnic grou...