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He was a Roman Catholic Revolutionary involved in the failed 1605 Gunpowder Plot against King James I if England for which he was drawn, quartered and hung.
Guy (or Guido) Fawkes was a soldier in Catholic Spain's Army. He is mostly known for his famous Gunpowder Plot against Parliament on 5th November 1605. The authorities were given a letter by an anonymous person who told them about the plot and caught Guy Fawkes. Guy died on 31st January 1606 by hanging.
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Who was Guy Fawkes?

Guy Fawkes tried to blow up the Houses of Parliament by sneaking in lots of gunpowder    That's how you put it basically. Guy Fawkes wanted to practise Roman Catholic pr

What did Guy Fawkes do?

COCAINE. ALso, he and a group of friends tried to blow up the UK Houses of Parliament in 1605 but he got caught and that is why we have bonfire night and burn a guy on the b

Who is guy Fawkes and why did he try to blow up the house of parliament?

Guy Fawkes was one of the conspirators of the Gunpowder Plot in 1605. This was led by Robert Catesby in support of Catholicism, the Roman Catholic church. The new King of Brit

What did guy Fawkes do and why?

He attempted to blow up the houses of parliament with a massive amount of gunpowder hidden in the cellars. He was caught just as he was about to light the fuse. He was a catho

Did Guy Fawkes do it or not?

Guy Fawkes was apart of the Gunpowder Plot (the plot to kill King James I), but the plot failed, so he did not kill the king.

Why did Guy Fawkes do what he did?

as we have researched guy Fawkes didnt actually do anything all he did was sit in the grand opening with a load of gunpowder but really he was passing the grand opening whe

Why did guy Fawkes parents name him guy Fawkes?

because in in tudor times that name was very popular Guy comes from the French language and it was obviously favoured by his parents. Fawkes is an old surname which is spelt

Why did guy Fawkes do?

Most British people know that the Gunpowder Plot was simply to get rid of the Protestant king (who disliked Catholics). James I was simply another Protestant monarch to get ri

Who was guy Fawkes and what did he do?

Guy Fawkes was a man born on 13th April 1570 in York who died in January 1606. He was the most famous plotter of the 1605 Gunpowder Plot, a plan to blow up King James I of Eng

Did Guy Fawkes plead guilty?

dont know but as he was caught red handed it is a moot point   ---------------   Fawkes did indeed plead not guilty. His reasoning was ignorance of  certain aspects o

How long was Guy Fawkes tortured?

The answer previously provided details the death by hanging,  drawin, and quartering of the convicted Guy (Guido) Fawkes.    Fawkes had somewhat cooperated with his ca

Who is guy Fawkes what is he famous for?

Guy Fawkes (or Guido Fawkes as he called himself) (1570-1606) was a Catholic religious fanatic and would-be terrorist who was involved in an attempt in 1605 to blow up the Sta