Guy Fawkes (13 Aprile 1570 – 31 Januar 1606),[lower-alpha 1] an aa kent as Guido Fawkes, the name he adoptit while fichtin for the Spaingie, wis a member o a group o provincial Inglis Catholics that planned the failed Gunpouder Plot o 1605.

Gunpouder Plot
Guy Fawkes
Black-an-white drawin
George Cruikshank's illustration o Guy Fawkes, published in William Harrison Ainsworth's 1840 novelle
ParentsEdward Fawkes, Edith (née Blake or Jackson)
Born13 Apryle 1570 (presumed)
York, Ingland
Alias(es)Guido Fawkes, John Johnson
OccupationSodger; Alférez
Enleetit20 Mey 1604
Capturt5 November 1605
Conviction(s)Heich traison
PenaltyHangit, drawn an quartert
Died31 Januar 1606 (aged 35)
Wastmeenster, Lunnon, Ingland


  1. Dates in this airticle afore 14 September 1752 are gien in the Julian calendar. The beginnin o the year is treatit as 1 Januar even thou it begoud in Ingland on 25 Mairch.