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What Happened on February 2, 1349

Historical Events


Historic DiscoveryBlack Death

By this date at least 200 people a day were being buried in London as a result 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 2, 1349

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 671 years, 11 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius