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Anne Boleyn Is Beheaded At The Tower of London

Today on May 19, 1536, Anne Boleyn met her dreadful fate at the Tower of London. Anne Boleyn was the second wife of King Henry...
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King Charles I of England Beheaded For Treason

Today on January 30, 1649, King Charles I was executed after swiftly being found guilty of treason by Parliament. On March 27, 1625, King Charles...
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Captain Kidd Is Hanged On The River Thames For Piracy

Today on May 23, 1701, Captain Kidd was hanged for piracy and left of the banks of the River Thames. William Kidd, known simply as...

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