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What Happened on September 6, 1642

Historical Events


Notable FireworksGlobe Theatre Fire

English Long Parliament issues Ordinance ordering closure of London theatres including the Globe theatre, once part-owned by William Shakespeare

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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre on fire
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre on fire
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1642 Highlights

About September 6, 1642

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 378 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo