Black Death

Events

Black death begins in the Gobi Desert, China

1333

Black Death begins to spread in Western Europe

1347

Black Death arrives in Italy

November 1347

Plague reaches Germany and france

Jan 1348

Black Death arrives in England

1348

Approx. 25 million people in Europe are dead

1349

300 Jews prosecuted in Germany

1349

200 people buried each day

Feb 2 1349

Black Death spreads across Norway

May 1349

Plague reaches London, Scotland, Wales and Ireland

1350

Black Death spreads across Russia

1351

Peasants Revolt

1381