Haitian Pop Quiz: Where in Haiti is King Henri Christophe Burried?

Do you know where Haitian king Henri Christophe is buried? Read this and find out.

General Henri Christophe - King of Haiti
General Henri Christophe - King of Haiti

Henry Christophe was a key leader in the Haitian Revolution who eventually crowned himself King of Haiti after he declared the northern state of Haiti a kingdom.

On October 8, 1820, King Henry committed suicide by shooting himself with a silver bullet rather than risk a coup and assassination.

King Henry Christophe was buried within the Citadelle Laferriere.

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