October 17 – Walter Marsh, a spy who had an awful end in Rome

| October 17, 2022

October 17 – Walter Marsh, a spy who had an awful end in Rome

On this day in history, 17th October 1560, in the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, Walter Marsh was baptised at St Stephen’s Church in London. Marsh came to an awful end in Rome. He was burnt to death in the Campo dei Fiori after having his tongue cut out, his hand cut off and being […]

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