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wikipedia - 31 Jan 2019
To be hanged, drawn and quartered was from 1351 a statutory penalty in England for men convicted of high treason, although the ritual was first recorded during the reign of King Henry III (1216–1272). Convicts were fastened to a hurdle, or wooden panel, and drawn by horse to the place of execution, where they were hanged (almost to the point of death), emasculated, disembowelled, beheaded and quartered (chopped into four pieces). Their remains were often displayed in prominent places across the count
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Greensboro News & Record - 31 Jan 2019
In 1606, Englishman Guy Fawkes, convicted of high treason for his part in the “Gunpowder Plot,” was set to be hanged, drawn and quartered, but broke his neck ...
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Houma Courier - 31 Jan 2019
Today is Thursday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2019. There are 334 days left in the year.On Jan. 31, 1971, astronauts Alan Shepard, Edgar Mitchell and Stuart ...
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Worcester Telegram - 31 Jan 2019
Today is Thursday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2019. There are 334 days left in the year.Today's HighlightOn Jan. 31, 1971, astronauts Alan Shepard, Edgar Mitchell ...
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Express.co.uk - 20 Jan 2019
THE REPORT by Lieutenant John Chard after he led the successful defence of Rorke's Drift in 1879 is one of the highlights of a treasure trove of documents set ...

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