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What Happened on March 20, 1345

Historical Events


Historic DiscoveryBlack Death

Saturn, Jupiter and Mars-conjunction: thought "cause of plague epidemic"

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Medieval painting from 1353 showing the citizens of Tournai (today in Belgium) burying victims of the Black Death
Medieval painting from 1353 showing the citizens of Tournai (today in Belgium) burying victims of the Black Death
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About March 20, 1345

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 675 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces