Video of the Last Public Execution in France – Eugen Weidmann by Guillotine

The June 17, 1939 execution of Eugen Weidmann was the last execution in France that was performed as a public event. France continued executing people by guillotines until September 10, 1977 but public was no longer allowed to attend these events. September 10, 1977 marked the execution of Hamida Djandoubi – a Tunisian immigrant to … Continue reading “Video of the Last Public Execution in France – Eugen Weidmann by Guillotine”