Samuel Pepys

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Samuel Pepys was an English politician notable for the diary he kept for almost ten years, from January 1660 to May 1669. - AsNotedIn


Timeline

Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1660/01/01 Samuel Pepys makes his first entry: Blessed be God, at the end of the last year I was in very good health, without any sense of my old pain but upon taking of cold. I lived in Axe yard, having my wife and servant Jane, and no more in family than us three. Author The Diary of Samuel Pepys
1660/06/23 With him to London, changing all my Dutch money at Backwell's for English, and then to Cardinal's Cap (lost), where he and the City Remembrancer who paid for all. - Samuel Pepy, The Diary of Samuel Pepys Customer The Diary of Samuel Pepys Cardinals Wharf Bankside, Southwark
1660/06/23 Pepys diary: there staid to see the King touch people for the King's evil. But he did not come at all, it rayned so - and the poor people were forced to stand all the morning in the rain in the garden. Afterward he touched them in the Banquetting-house. Witness The Diary of Samuel Pepys Banqueting House, London London
1666/09/02 After being woken by his maid who tells us of a great fire they saw in the City, Pepys dresses and goes to the Tower of London: and there got up upon one of the high places ... and there I did see the houses at the end of the London bridge all on fire. Author The Diary of Samuel Pepys Tower of London London Great Fire of London
1669/01/31 And thus ends all that I doubt I shall ever be able to do with my own eyes in the keeping of my journal, I being not able to do it any longer, having done now so long as to undo my eyes almost every time that I take a pen in my hand, Author The Diary of Samuel Pepys
1679/00/00 From 1679 to 1688, Samuel Pepys lives at 12 Buckingham Street with William Hewer when the house is partly in use as the Admiralty Office. Home 12, Buckingham Street Wc2 London

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys Author Diary 1660/01/01
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