18 Nov 1949, Ambala, India — Nathuram Vinayak Godse (l) and Narayan Dattatraya Apte, Hindu journalists and assassins of Indian nationalist leader Mahatma Gandhi. Godse was convicted as the actual slayer of Gandhi, and Apte was convicted as the leader of the assassination. Both men received the death penalty, and died at the gallows of Ambala Central Jail on November 15, 1949. — Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS