General Knowledge Trivia Quiz
Which major disaster occurred in London, England in 1666?
Your answer — A) A devastating outbreak of the bubonic plague began — was incorrect.
The Great Fire of London broke out at a time when the city was just beginning to emerge from the worst of a plague outbreak that had at one time claimed 7,000 lives in a single day. The fire began on Pudding Lane, near — or possibly in — the house of the King’s baker.