List of individuals executed in Georgia (U.S. state)

A total of 43 individuals convicted of murder have been executed by the state of Georgia, United States since 1976:

Prior to 1976

*Lena Baker was an African American maid who was executed on 5 March 1945 for killing her employer. In 2005, the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles granted a pardon saying a verdict of manslaughter would have been more appropriate.

See also

* Capital punishment in the United States

References

* [http://www.prodeathpenalty.com/Georgia.htm Georgia Executions] . "Pro-Death Penalty.com". Retrieved on 2007-11-12.


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