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Death by Hanging is the suspension of a person by a noose or ligature around the neck.

Please add profiles of people who have died by hanging to this project.

1) Hanging has been used as a method of capital punishment since medieval times, and is the official execution method in numerous countries and regions.

2) Hanging is also a common method of suicide in which a person applies a ligature to the neck and brings about unconsciousness and then death by suspension.

notable hangmen

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