“Sir, executions are intended to draw spectators. If they don’t draw spectators, they don’t answer their purpose….The public was gratified by a procession: the criminal was supported by it. ”Samuel Johnson, The Life of Johnson
So Guess what today is??? National Beheading Day! Crazy right? Who actually thinks of this? But if you are as interested as we are please check out the attached link. We also looked a few little fun facts about this. Here is a list of everyone who was beheaded and recorded according to Wikipedia.