Benito Mussolini, Italian Fascist Leader, Executed.

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View of the mutilated bodies of Benito Mussolini and his mistress,... News Photo1940-1949,Archival,Benito Mussolini,Black And White,Couple - Relationship,Dead Person,Death,Execution Equipment,Females,Government,Horizontal,Human Body Part,Human Interest,Italian Culture,Italy,Law,Males,Milan,People,Politics,Punishment,Support,Violence,War,Women,World War IIPhotographer Collection: Archive Photos 28th April 1945: View of the mutilated bodies of Benito Mussolini (1883 - 1945) and his mistress, Clara Petacci, propped up against a marble wall in Milan, Italy, World War II. The couple had tried to escape to Switzerland but were caught and executed by Italian partisans. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)