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Felix Manz (Died)

Felix Manz (Died)

On this date in 1527, heretic Felix Manz was drowned under sentence of the Zurich city council. As an Anabaptist, Manz was killed for believing in baptism for cognizant adults rather than in infant baptism.

Compiled by Annie Laurie Gaylor

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