The black death was a gruesome bacterial infection in the 14th century, that swept across the world killing millions.
People knew they had the infection when they started growing what was called bulges that appeared on the skin usually in the groin area.
We're going to diee!
The black death really had people scared for there lives.
Over the next few days, victims would lose control of their bodies, so that they could not speak or walk properly.
First the black death was only kill peasants and poor people, but then the infection started hitting the rich and high society people. After being covered with black and purple lumps the victim would get a fever and headache