Gabriel garcia moreno assassination of archduke
Nov 12, · As far as I can recall, only Gabriel Garcia Moreno, President of Ecuador, who could one day be raised to the honor of the altars. Upon hearing that the Ecuadorian president participated in Good Friday processions, barefoot, German Chancellor Bismarck ordered Garcia Moreno’s death. In , Archduke Franz Ferdinand is assassinated and the. Aug 09, · A Statesman After God’s Own Heart: Gabriel Garcia Moreno. As he approached the Palace, he was ambushed and cut down by bullets and a cutlass, one of his assassins crying out, “Die, destroyer of liberty!” The victim replied, “God does not die.” The man lived long enough to receive Extreme Unction and to make his peace with his murderers. Gabriel Gregorio Fernando José María García y Moreno y Morán de Buitrón (December 24, – August 6, ) was an Ecuadorian politician who twice served as President of Ecuador (–65 and –75) and was assassinated during his second term, after being elected to a third.