Luigi Lucheni

Luigi Lucheni

Birth
France
Death 1910 (aged 36–37)
Vienna (Wien), Austria
Burial Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
Memorial ID 183730935 · View Source
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an Italian anarchist who assassinated the Austrian Empress Elisabeth in 1898. was tried and received life in prison. after 12 years apparently hung himself in prison.his head was removed and preserved in a jar of formaldehyde at the Institute of Forensic Science of the University of Geneva until 1985.then given to the Federal Museum of Pathology and Anatomy at the Narrenturm in Vienna. In 2000 Lucheni's head was buried at the Zentralfriedhof (Central Cemetery) in Vienna.


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  • Created by: dennis miller
  • Added: 25 Sep 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 183730935
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Luigi Lucheni (1873–1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 183730935, citing Zentralfriedhof, Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria ; Maintained by dennis miller (contributor 47015486) .