Reyhaneh Jabbari


Age: 26

Summary: Iranian interior designer and convicted murderer who was sentenced to death by a criminal court in Tehran, Iran in 2009 for stabbing to death a former Iran's Ministry of Intelligence government official named Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi in 2007 during an apparent act of self-defence after he tried to sexually assault her despite an international campaign calling for a reprieve because her trial had been deeply flawed.

Cause of Death: Executed by hanging

Born: August 8, 1988

Died: October 25, 2014

Tehran, Iran