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Peter of Castelnau is Assassinated

Raymond VI of Toulouse
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Peter of Castelnau, papal legate who organized the Catholic forces which moved against the Cathars in Southern France, is assassinated. His death will be blamed on Raymond, count of Toulouse, who is quickly excommunicated and then targeted in the ensuing Albigensian Crusade.

 

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