Relive the storied history of this infamous landmark as the world pushes for restoration after the Burning of 2019.
Firstly, Notre-Dame is located in:
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Notre-Dame means what in French?
The famous church is the seat of:
Construction began during the reign of King Louis VII, which was the:
"Henry VI of England was made king of France inside Notre-Dame in 1431."
© Henry VI was King of England from 1422 to 1461 and again from 1470 to 1471. PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES
What world-changing event caused the Cathedral to fall into mass disrepair?
Victor Hugo’s 1831 novel, “Notre-Dame of Paris,” informed readers about the building’s decrepit condition. It was published in English as:
"Napoleon Bonaparte, who sought to save the historic cathedral, was crowned emperor there in 1804."
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The cathedral is considered a crown jewel of what architectural style?
"The Burning of 2019 is the first time Notre-Dame has caught fire."