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Nicholae Ceausescu was the Communist leader of Romania from 1965 to 1989, and he was the harshest dictator in Communist Europe since Stalin. He was shot in 1989, and his death ended the worst of communism. -BD

Leon Trotsky his interpretation of Marxism differed from both Lenin and Stalin. Lenin had him assassinated while in exile in Mexico. In later life he was a lover of Frieda Khalo.

Whitechapel, one of the worst London slums & stomping ground of Jack The Ripper

Modeled on Nuremberg, an International military tribunal in Tokyo tried 25 Japanese leaders for war crimes. It sentenced 7 to death, including General Hideki Tojo, 61, who as prime minister had authorized the attack on Pearl Harbor. Some 900 of the countrymen were also executed by the Allies for mistreating prisoners and for other atrocities.

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Mao Tse-Tung (December 26, 1893 – September 9, 1976). This dictator killed more people than Hitler and Stalin together. A bloodthirsty.

Augusto Pinochet responsible for the killing of at least 3,197 people and torturing about 29,000 of his own people in Chile.