Top Ten Leaders that Have Been Assassinated or Executed

Leaders from religious to political - the beginning of time to today.

The Top Ten

1 Robert F. Kennedy Robert F. Kennedy Robert Francis "Bobby" Kennedy, commonly known by his initials RFK, was an American politician from Massachusetts.

Amazing human being. would have been an amazing, thoughtful, unifying president!

Better than his brother - 2storm

2 Jesus Christ Jesus Christ Jesus Christ was born in Bethlehem, Palestine. He was born to Mary, as the bible says "she was found with child of the Holy Ghost" (Matthew 1:18). He was both man and God (John 20:28). According to the bible He is God alone (Deuteronomy 6:4). more.

Him being crucified was pretty much the best thing ever. It gave us a example on how to live our lives and saved us from our sins. - 2storm

3 Julius Caesar Julius Caesar Gaius Julius Caesar, known by his cognomen Julius Caesar, was a Roman politician and military general who played a critical role in the events that led to the demise of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire.

One of the greatest leaders ever. Assassinated on the Ides of March. Probably one of the most assassinations with the most conspiracy theories. - 2storm

4 Saint Peter

Great apostle - 2storm

5 Paul the Apostle Paul the Apostle Paul the Apostle, commonly known as Saint Paul, and also known by his native name Saul of Tarsus was an apostle who taught the gospel of the Christ to the 1st-century world.

Great missionary - 2storm

6 Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States its bloodiest war and its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis.

Lincoln assassinated at the end of the American Civil War. Assassinated by John Wilkes Booth. - 2storm

7 Martin Luther King Jr Martin Luther King Jr Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement.

A great religious and black freedom people leader. - 2storm

8 Mahatma Gandhi Mahatma Gandhi Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the preeminent leader of the Indian independence movement in British-ruled India.

The greatest Indian Leader ever - 2storm

9 John F Kennedy John F Kennedy John Fitzgerald Kennedy (Born May 29th, 1917) commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. The Cuban Missile Crisis, The Bay of Pigs Invasion, the Nuclear Test Ban more.

Horrible leader - 2storm

He is dead horrible he even had sex in the Oval Office with someone other than his wife. He handled the Cuban Missile Crisis the wrong way. The only reason people can him good was because he was assassinated. - 2storm

Ok I'll admit I was a little harsh on JFK in the past, but he still wasn't the best guy ever - 2storm

10 Saddam Hussein Saddam Hussein Saddam Hussein Abd al-Majid al-Tikriti was the fifth President of Iraq, serving in this capacity from 16 July 1979 until 9 April 2003. A leading member of the revolutionary Arab Socialist Ba'ath Party, and later, the Baghdad-based Ba'ath Party and its regional organization Ba'ath Party – Iraq Region—which more.

The Contenders

11 Malcolm X Malcolm X Malcolm X, born Malcolm Little and also known as el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz, was an American Muslim minister and human rights activist.
12 William Wallace William Wallace William Wallace was a freedom fighter and a Scottish Commander during the first Scottish wars of Independence.

Dang forgot about him. - 2storm

13 Indira Gandhi Indira Gandhi

Was shot dead by her own bodyguards

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