Ravaillac, François (15781640)

Ravaillac, François, the assassin of Henry IV., born at Angoulême; a Roman Catholic fanatic, who regarded the king as the arch-enemy of the Church, and stabbed him to the heart as he sat in his carriage; was instantly seized, subjected to torture, and had his body torn by horses limb from limb (15781640).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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