Felix Manz
b. 1498 – d. January 5, 1527 • Anabaptist • Martyr • Protestant • Religious group founder
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Manz, Felix
Manz, Felix (c. 1498–1527)Swiss Protestant and martyrManz was the son of a canon of the Zurich cathedral. After studying in Austria and being well trained in Latin, Greek, and Hebrew, he returned to Zurich, where in 1519 he joined Ulrich Zwingli, who was at that time leading a movement for the reform