Sentence Examples

  • An attempt at the assassination of Cromwell by Miles Sindercombe added to the general feeling of anxiety and unrest.
  • After Galeazzo Marias assassination, his crown passed to a boy, Gian Galeazzo, who was in due course married to a grand-daughter of Ferdinand I.
  • The tsar, Alexander III., under the impression of the assassination of his father, desired, however, the renewal of the Dreikaiserbund, both as a guarantee of European peace and as a conservative league against revolutionary parties.
  • The matter was allowed to drop for a time, and the assassination of Caesar prevented any final decision being pronounced.
  • Six months after the assassination of Aurelian he was chosen by the senate to succeed him, and the choice was cordially ratified by the army.

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