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George Atzerodt

Born: Jun 12, 1835

Death: Jul 7, 1865

Birthplace: Dorna

Nationality: United States

George Atzerodt

Date of Birth : Jun 12, 1835
Date of Death : Jul 7, 1865
Birth Place : Dorna

George Andreas Atzerodt was a conspirator, with John Wilkes Booth, in the assassination of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln. Assigned to assassinate U.S. Vice President Andrew Johnson, he lost his nerve and did not make an attempt. He was executed along with three other conspirators by hanging.

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