Baron Montigny is assassinated in Spain on Philip II's orders (29 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Baron Montigny, younger brother of Count Hoorn, who had been executed as a traitor two years earlier, is himself assassinated in Spain on the orders of King Philip II.

Citation:
Editors. "Baron Montigny is assassinated in Spain on Philip II's orders". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15111, accessed 03 December 2016.]