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This Day In History: 1613-06-29

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London’s original Globe theater, where many of Shakespeare’s original plays were, performed was destroyed by fire.

An interesting anecdote from my own trip to London: the replica that’s there now actually has a thatched roof — the only one in London and, as you can imagine, it has a very good sprinkler system. The theater does not stand where the original was. If you take a short walk, you’ll find, near some housing, a plaque where the original stood.

Shakespeare's globe replica

Source: Wikimedia Commons

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