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What Happened on April 13, 1570

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Person of interestGuy Fawkes

Guy Fawkes, English Catholic conspirator who was convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot" to blow up the British Parliament, born in York, England (d. 1606)

English Catholic Conspirator Guy Fawkes
English Catholic Conspirator
Guy Fawkes

1570 Highlights

About April 13, 1570

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 450 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries