Famous Deaths on October 16, 1946

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Famous Deaths

  • Alfred G Jodl, Col-Gen/German staff chief weather authority, hanged
  • Alfred Rosenberg, German war criminal, hanged
  • Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Austrian chancellor (1930s), hanged at 54
  • Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Austrian Nazi (SS), hanged
  • Fritz Sauckel, German war criminal, hanged
  • Granville Ransome Bantock, English composer/conductor, dies at 78
  • Hans Frank, former Nazi Governor General of Occupied Poland, hanged

BattleExecution

Joachim von Ribbentrop, Nazi foreign minister and war criminal, hanged at 53

Foreign Minister of the German Reich Joachim von Ribbentrop
Foreign Minister of the German Reich
Joachim von Ribbentrop
  • Wilhelm Frick, German war criminal, hanged
  • Wilhelm Keitel, German fieldmarshal, hanged