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The well-known novel Queen Margot, or Marguerite de Valois, by Alexandre Dumas-père (or Dumas father), features the author's interpretation of events in France in the 16th century (i.e. the book was written in the 19th century).
One event depicted in the book is the 'Massacre de la Saint-Barthélémy' (Saint Bartholomew's Day Massacre), where 30,000 Protestants were massacred by Catholics in France.
On what date did these horrific events take place?
Choose the correct answer:August 24th, 1572 October 17th, 1569 January 1st, 1555 November 9th, 1562
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