French President Sadi-Carnot is assassinated by an Italian anarchist

(28 words)
  • Editors

Short Note This is a short note

President Marie Francois Sadi Carnot of France is assassinated, being stabbed by two Italian anarchists at Lyons. He is succeeded as President of France by Jean Casimir-PĂ©rier.

Short notes under 150 words are freely available to all users, but to consult all other articles in the Literary Encyclopedia, you must be logged in as a subscriber. To read about subscribing click here.


Citation:
Editors. "French President Sadi-Carnot is assassinated by an Italian anarchist". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=19124, accessed 17 April 2014.]