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25/04/1792 Guillotine is used for the first time

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Top 10 Gory Facts About the Guillotine — TopTenzNet

In Paris, at the place de Grève, the guillotine was used for the first time on a human, highwayman Nicolas Jacques Pelletier. The executioner was Charles-Henri Sanson. The people were not satisfied. Everything happened too fast. They dispersed with disappointment wanting the gallows back, with more spectacle.
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