Guy Fawkes by Stephen B

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On Friday January 31 1606 Guy Fawkes, Ambrose Rookwod, Thomas Wintour and Robert Keys were taken  to old palace yard at Westminster and got hung, That’s why we celebrate Guy Fawkes Night on November the 5th because they won’t be any anyone trying to blow up the parliament.

 It is believed that guy Fawkes left England either 1593 or 1594. Guy Fawkes night is also known as “Fireworks Night and Bonfire Night”. In 1578,  Guy Fawkes father died and he got buried at St.Michael-le-belfry he died on January 17th. Guy Fawkes cousin became a priest. Guy Fawkes was born on or about April 13th,  1570 in Stonegate, Yorkshire. He was the only son of Edward Fawkes of York and Edith Blake. He was in jail for along time he thought have got out hung but he thought wrong and got hung with his 3 friends.

Effigy of Guy Fawkes by Terrence Lacon-Childe [CC BY 2.0]

Effigy of Guy Fawkes by Terrence Lacon-Childe [CC BY 2.0]

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