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Archbishop of Paris is assassinated on his way to Mass

France, 1857, zoomable map
01/03/1857
Marie Dominique August Sibour, Archbishop of Paris, was murdered in Paris. A suspended curate was later found guilty of the crime and was executed. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year 1858 (Boston: Crosby, Nichols, and Company, 1857), 364.

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