Guy Fawkes Nicht

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Festivities in Windsor Castle bi Paul Sandby, c. 1776

Guy Fawkes Nicht, kent as Guy Fawkes Day an Banefire Nicht an aw, is an annual commemoration observed on 5 November, primarily in the Unitit Kinrick. Its history stiarts wi the events o 5 November 1605 A.S., whan Guy Fawkes, a memmer o the Gunpouder Plot, wis arrestit while gairdin explosives the plotters haed placed ablo the Hoose o Lairds. Celebratin the fact that King James I haed survived the attempt on his life, fowk lit banefires aroond Lunnon; an months later, the introduction o the Observance of 5th November Act enforced an annual public day o thanksgiein for the plot's failyie.