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8 Devastating Plagues To Ravage Humanity

Schuyler J. Dievendorf | 16 Jun 2014 16:48
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In 1771 the plague finally took its final toll on Russia. It caused up to 100,000 deaths in Moscow alone, which decimated the populace. The plague caused the Plague Riot in Moscow, the straw that broke the camel's back was when an Archbishop prevented people from gathering at a religious icon of the Virgin Mary of Bogolyubovo, his reasons were to help prevent further spread of the deadly plague.

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