Matahari One of the most interesting women to live. She brought forbidden dancing to mainstream world. She was sentenced to death for being a double agent in WWII by France. Regardless, she is also known as the world's first burlesque dancer.
October 1915 - British nurse Edith Cavell is executed by a German firing squad for helping Allied soldiers escape from Belgium during the First World War. Her execution received worldwide condemnation and extensive press coverage.
Death row in war time: A man stands surrounded by a firing squad in a disused quarry. He was one of several Germans killed by a US military firing squad just outside the town of Braunschweig, Germany in 1945 because he was deemed a spy
Margaretha Geertruida Zelle McLeod August 1876 – 15 October better known by the stage name Mata Hari was a Dutch Exotic dancer,courtesan,and accused spy who was executed by firing squad in France under charges of espionage for Germany during World War l.
Report: Kim Jong Un’s Former Lover Executed by Firing Squad After Making Sex Tape
The news that leader has had pop star and ex-girlfriend Hyon Song-wol publicly executed, alongside tales of terror provided by North Korean defectors, provides a frightening picture of this private country.