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What Happened on September 26, 1665

Historical Events


Historic DiscoveryGreat Plague of London

Height of the Great Plague of London as 7,165 people die throughout the previous week

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Drivers of death carts in London would go street-to-street extolling people to
Drivers of death carts in London would go street-to-street extolling people to "bring out your dead" at the height of the London plague outbreak in 1665
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1665 Highlights

About September 26, 1665

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 355 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra