Photos: 10 famous personalities who were assassinated

10-Aug-2017

Dacoit-turned politician, Phoolan was gunned down on July 25, 2001, by three masked gunmen outside her Delhi bungalow. The accused later claimed that they killed her to take revenge for the murders of some upper-caste men by Phoolan. Pic/ AFP

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On the 54th birth anniversary of bandit-turned-politician Phoolan devi, we take a look at some well-known personalities from across the globe were assassinated