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Corday

Charlotte , full name Marie Anne Charlotte Corday d'Armont. 1768--93, French Girondist revolutionary, who assassinated Marat
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The world seems determined at times to destroy its young," Corday said.
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And in the '90s we had Jim Reilly's advent and the far-out 'Days of Our Lives' with demonic possession, people buried alive and multiple personalities," says Corday.
I was amazed a few days ago to hear a young person say Charlotte Corday killed Joan of Arc in a bath.
Corday returned to show business a few years later, this time in television, in 1949, Robert Ripley of Believe It or Not
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.
Live music at Pearl's came courtesy of DJ Rae-Rae and Beverly McClellan of The Voice while Jennifer Corday and the Cougars made their home at Cowboy Bill's Honky Tonk, and Sister Funk played at Hog's Breath Saloon.
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.