Category:Sicilian Vespers

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Sicilian Vespers 
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successful rebellion in Sicily on Easter, 1282 against the rule of the French-born king Charles I
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"Vespri siciliani" and "Sicilian vespers" redirect here; for the opera by Giuseppe Verdi, see "Category:Les Vêpres siciliennes".

The Sicilian Vespers is the name given to a rebellion in Sicily in 1282 against the rule of the Angevin king Charles I of Naples, who had taken control of the island with Papal support in 1266. It was the beginning of the eponymous War of the Sicilian Vespers.


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