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 (kôr-dā′, kôr′dā), Charlotte 1768-1793.
French Revolutionary activist guillotined for the assassination of Jean Paul Marat (1793).

Corday

(French kɔrdɛ)
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(Biography) Charlotte (ʃarlɔt), full name Marie Anne Charlotte Corday d'Armont. 1768–93, French Girondist revolutionary, who assassinated Marat
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A tall, square house of stickins was to be built round Rebecca this afternoon, and she was to be Charlotte Corday leaning against the bars of her prison.
If you think you could move up some stones and just take off the top rows, I could step out over," suggested Charlotte Corday.
And therefore, if they want to depict, not God, but a revolutionist or a sage, let them take from history a Socrates, a Franklin, a Charlotte Corday, but not Christ.
Corday has joined Pulse's Board of Directors and is appointed Executive Vice President of Business Development.
1793: Jean Paul Marat, French revolutionary leader, was stabbed to death by Charlotte Corday while in his bath.
I was amazed a few days ago to hear a young person say Charlotte Corday killed Joan of Arc in a bath.
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I like to feed off the energy of the audience, interact with the crowd, and throw in some surprises--that's what makes a live show unique," says Corday.
Which French revolutionary was murdered in his bath by Charlotte Corday in 1793?
STATEHOOD DAY (MONTENEGRO) 1793: Jean Paul Marat, French revolutionary leader, was stabbed to death by Charlotte Corday while in his bath.
In the French Revolution, a frenzied radical named Marat terrorized and tyrannically executed many until a young woman, Charlotte Corday (surname similar to Coday's) assassinated Marat and calmly accepted execution by beheading.
Senate on Thursday blocked the confirmation of Richard Corday as the head of a new agency tasked with regulating banks and other financial institutions, as Democrats were not able to gather enough support to end debate and prevent a Republican filibuster.