Historical Events in February 1349

Black Death

Feb 2 By this date at least 200 people a day were being buried in London as a result of the Black Death

  • Feb 13 Jews are expelled from Burgdorf, Switzerland
  • Feb 14 900 Jews are burned alive in Strasbourg and similar number banned from the city after being blamed for the spread of the Black Death
  • Feb 22 Jews are expelled from Zurich, Switzerland