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What Happened on February 14, 1349

Historical Events


Historic DiscoveryBlack Death

900 Jews are burned alive in Strasbourg and similar number banned from the city after being blamed for the spread of the Black Death

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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 February 14, 1349

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 672 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius