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Nostradamus Made 8 Spooky 2021 Predictions (for You Specifically)

A 16th century French astrologer-poet had a surprising amount to say about your plans for the new year.

In 1568, two years after his death, the final edition of Michel de Nostredame's Les Prophéties was published.

It contained 942 quatrains — four line stanzas of poetry — concerned largely with fire, death, and plagues. These were themes that figured heavily in Europe at that time, but Les Prophéties was intended to lay out the dark future of life on Earth leading up to the end of time.

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