Dock Booker

Dock Booker

Age: Unknown

Crime: Convicted of killing a friend, Earl Harrison, over an argument as to who was the best baseball pitcher. Booker killed his friend on August 15th, 1953.

Execution Date: April 1st, 1955

Noted Details: Staff at MSP were nervous because Booker’s execution was the first following the disastrous 1954 riots.

Last Meal: None mentioned.