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13/04/1570 Catholic conspirator Guy Fawkes is born

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Who Was Guy Fawkes? - Anglophenia Ep 18

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The Story of Guy Fawkes

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Guy Fawkes was presumably born in Stonegate in York, England. His baptism took place in the church of St Michael le Belfrey. He joined the military and later traveled to Spain, seeking support for a Catholic rebellion in England. He became a member of a group which planned to assassinate the Protestant King James VI.
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