Main Question or Discussion Point
Vincent van Gogh comes to mind as someone who gained fame only after their death. What others can you think of?
I wouldn't say viciously murdered...he was viciously murdered for disagreeing with the government.
He was sentenced to death by a tribunal, hence this is a form of legal homicide.I wouldn't say viciously murdered...
As the quote by him goes: 'The unexamined life is not worth living.' He chose death over giving up his practice of philosophy, namely forcing people to examine their own lives; he chose to die by hemlock.