Diarist Pepys Born on This Date

Samuel Pepys

Famed British diarist Samuel Pepys born this day in 1633. Pepys kept the diary from 1660 to 1669; it remains one of the most important primary sources for the English Restoration period. Read Pepys’s entry about the Great Fire of London here:
http://www.pepys.info/fire.html

Great Fire London-artist unknown

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