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Killers of the King

The Men Who Dared to Execute Charles I

by Charles Spencer

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Charles Spencer tells the shocking stories of the men who dared to kill King Charles I.

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King Charles I was sentenced to death on Jan. 27, 1649, and executed three days later. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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