Guy Fawkes - The Gunpowder Plot Society

Guy Fawkes was the only son of Edward Fawkes of York and his wife Edith Blake. Prior to Fawkes s birth, Edith had given birth to a daughter Anne on 3 October 1568.

Gunpowder Plot - Guy Fawkes and Bonfire Night

The history about Guy Fawkes, the Gunpowder Plot, and why British people everywhere gather round bonfires every November 5th to burn effigies of Guy and watch fireworks.

Gunpowder Plot - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

Find out more about the history of Gunpowder Plot, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com

The Gunpowder Plot of 1605 - History Learning Site

In November 1605, the infamous Gunpowder Plot took place in which some Catholics, most famously Guy Fawkes, plotted to blow up James I, the first of the Stuart kings.

Shakespeare and the Gunpowder Plot

A look at Shakespeare s fascinating connection to the Gunpowder Plot, from your trusted Shakespeare source.

Guy Fawkes and The Gunpowder Plot: Facts and Information

Here are some interesting facts about Guy Fawkes and his involvement in The Gunpowder Plot – the failed attempt to blow up The House of Lords during the State.

BBC - KS3 Bitesize History - The Gunpowder Plot : Revision

A key stage 3 history revision resource for the Gunpowder Plot. Topics include: Elizabth and James I, the plot, consequences, and interpretations.

Gunpowder Plot - The National Archives

Around midnight on Monday 4th of November 1605, Sir Thomas Knyvett was ordered to carry out a search of the rooms below the hall in which Parliament, cramm

BBC - History - British History in depth: Gunpowder Plot Game

Test your knowledge of the infamous Gunpowder Plot conspiracy with this interactive quiz and stop Guy Fawkes.

Guy Fawkes and Bonfire Night

The history about Guy Fawkes, the Gunpowder Plot, and why British people everywhere gather round bonfires every November 5th to burn effigies of Guy and watch fireworks.