Guy Fawkes cause of death

Guy Fawkes’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) April 13, 1570

Death Date January 31, 1606

Age of Death 35 years

Causes of Death drawn and quartered and Hanged

Profession Criminal

The criminal Guy Fawkes died at the age of 35. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

English soldier who was executed for the failed Gunpowder Plot assassination attempt on King James I of England in 1605.

He attended St. Peter’s School, which helped solidify his Catholic Faith.

His failed Gunpowder Plot is the reason for England’s annual Guy Fakes Night bonfire/firework celebration.

Personal Life

He had three siblings.

He attempted to assassinate King James I, the son of Mary Queen of Scots.

How did Guy Fawkes die?

Fawkes was sentenced to be hanged, drawn and quartered. However, at his execution on 31 January, he died when his neck was broken as he was hanged, with some sources claiming that he deliberately jumped to make this happen; he thus avoided the agony of his sentence.