April 15, 2019: Shock and sadness as Notre Dame catches fires, spire collapses.
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Notre-Dame de Paris, also known as Notre-Dame Cathedral or simply Notre-Dame, is a medieval Catholic cathedral on the Île de la Cité in the fourth arrondissement of Paris, France. The cathedral is considered to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture. Construction started in 1163.
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The north rose window (installed 1250) of the Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
When a piece of art dies, each of us has the right to be affected. So each of us has the right to feel burned by the flames that have flared up tonight in Paris. That’s the greatness and power of art: it belongs to no one—it belongs to every single person who loves it.#NotreDame pic.twitter.com/J3mZePFD7K— 𝑇𝑤𝑜𝑆𝑡𝑟𝑎𝑤𝑏𝑒𝑟𝑟𝑖𝑒𝑠 (@02strawberries) April 15, 2019