Wednesday, November 05, 2008

Guy Fawkes Night a.k.a. Bonfire Night

Today is Guy Fawkes Night, also known as Bonfire Night is an annual celebration on the evening of the 5th of Novemeber. It celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of the 5th November 1605 in which a number of Catholic conspirators, including Guy Fawkes, attempted to blow up the House of Parliament in London.

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