When is Guy Fawkes Night?

  • November 5th correct

    Remember, remember the 5th of November. And not just because it is the Trivia Hive writer's birthday- which it is so send me an email. I digress, on November 5th, 1605, Guy Fawkes was arrested as he was about to assassinate the King of England and King James I was spared his life. Eventually, November 5th became a predominant English state commemoration. However, with Halloween quick on it's heels, the celebration of Guy Fawkes Night may be slowly fading much like my youth...

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    An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.
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    The United States declares war on Great Britain​. The War of 1812 begins.

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