AKA Margaretha Geertruida Zelle
Cause of death: Execution
Occupation: Spy, Dancer
Executive summary: Framed by the Germans
At her execution, it is rumored that she blew a kiss towards the firing squad. Her head was embalmed and kept in the Museum of Anatomy in Paris, but in 2000, archivists discovered that the head had disappeared when the museum had been relocated. Records dated from 1918 show that the museum also received the rest of the body but none of the remains could later be accounted for...
Tuesday, August 7, 2007