Browsing Attempts, Assassinations, Executions

57 articles found

Headword Date Article Type
'The Main Plot' to replace James I with Arabella Stuart is discovered 1603 T Note
Admiral Byng is shot for neglect of duty 1757 T Note
Algernon Sydney is executed for plotting against Charles II 1683 T Note
An Arian is burnt for heresy at Smithfield 1612 T Note
Anthony Babington and his fellow conspirators are executed 1586 T Note
Archbishop Sharp of St. Andrews is killed by Covenanters 1679 T Note
Assassination of Oliver Cromwell advocated 1657 - 1657 T Note
Babington and his fellow conspirators stand trial 1586 T Note
Darnley is murdered on the orders of Earl of Bothwell 1567 T Note
Dr William Parry MP executed for alleged high treason 1585 T Note
Duke of Norfolk is tried for treason 1572 T Note
Earl and Countess of Somerset found guilty of poisoning Overbury 1616 T Note
Earl and Countess of Somerset interrogated about Sir Thomas Overbury's murder 1615 T Note
Edmund Campion is executed 1581 T Note
Edmund Campion is seized 1581 T Note
Edward Seymour, Duke of Somerset, is beheaded for treason 1552 T Note
Elizabeth I signs the death warrant against Mary Queen of Scots 1587 T Note
Execution of Archbishop Laud 1645 T Note
Execution of Charles I 1649 T Note
Execution of Edith Cavell in Brussels 1915 T Note

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