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Hanged, Drawn, & Quartered-1st dragged by horse then hanged to near death, resuscitated, then tied to a ladder be disembowled,genitals cut of & thrown in a fire in front of him then cut into 4 pieces. Depiction of Guy Fawkes 1606 sentenced by King James 1st for involvement in 'Gunpowder Plot'
Guy Fawkes Free House - Birthplace of Guy Fawkes
- Birthplace of Guy Fawkes, York, England who was born on this day 13th April, 1570. Also known as Guido Fawkes a name he adopted while fighting for the Spanish in the Low Countries. He belonged to a group of provincial English Catholics who planned the failed Gunpowder Plot of 1605
Robert Catesby, John Wright, Thomas Wintour, Thomas Percy, Guy Fawkes, Robert Keyes, Thomas Bates, Robert Wintour, Christopher Wright, John Grant, Ambrose Rookwood, Sir Everard Digby and Francis Tresham. The Gunpowder Plot of 1605, in earlier centuries often called the Gunpowder Treason Plot or the Jesuit Treason, was a failed assassination attempt against King James I of England and VI of Scotland by a group of provincial English Catholics led by Robert Catesby.
Henry Garnet (July 1555 – 3 May 1606), sometimes Henry Garnett, was an English Jesuit priest executed for his complicity in the Gunpowder Plot of 1605. Born in Heanor, Derbyshire, he was educated in Nottingham and later at Winchester College, before he moved to London in 1571, to work for a publisher. There he professed an interest in legal studies, and in 1575 he travelled to the continent and joined the Society of Jesus. He was ordained in Rome some time around 1582.