Troy Davis

 

 

Age: 42

 

Summary: Georgia man convicted of the 1989 murder of Savannah police officer Mark MacPhail, in which the U.S. Supreme Court refused to consider a last-ditch appeal for a stay at the time of his execution.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection

 

Born: October 9, 1968

 

Died: September 21, 2011

 

Location: Jackson, Georgia