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30/05 10:23 CET

Back in the Day: Joan of Arc burned at the stake

Back in the Day: Joan of Arc burned at the stake

*May 30, 1431* French heroin Joan of Arc is burned at the stake by the English for heresy, aged 19 years old. Inspired by the voices of Catholic saints in her head, she helped secure several victories for France against England during the Hundred Years War. The first major coup…


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