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Televised Death


Victim's death was either televised live or recorded and played back on television.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Nick Berg
2-Apr-1978 May-2004 US contractor, beheaded on Iraq videotape
Nicolae Ceausescu
Head of State
26-Jan-1918 25-Dec-1989 Dictator of Romania
Christine Chubbuck
24-Aug-1944 15-Jul-1974 Newscaster, suicided on live TV
Eli Cohen
26-Dec-1924 18-May-1965 Israel's greatest spy
R. Budd Dwyer
21-Nov-1939 22-Jan-1987 Suicided in front of TV cameras
Dale Earnhardt
Auto Racing
29-Apr-1951 18-Feb-2001 NASCAR driver died in Daytona 500 accident
Owen Hart
7-May-1965 23-May-1999 Wrestler fell to his death
Saddam Hussein
Head of State
28-Apr-1937 30-Dec-2006 President of Iraq, 1979-2003
John F. Kennedy
Head of State
29-May-1917 22-Nov-1963 35th US President, 1961-63
Lee Harvey Oswald
18-Oct-1939 24-Nov-1963 Assassin of John F. Kennedy
Daniel Pearl
10-Oct-1963 21-Feb-2002 Murdered Wall Street Journal reporter
Anwar Sadat
Head of State
25-Dec-1918 6-Oct-1981 President of Egypt, 1970-81

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