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A single dancing woman in the street began what it now known as the Dancing Plague of 1518. 00:16
Within a month of the Dancing Plague of 1518, about 400 people were inexplicably dancing in the street. 00:32
During the Dancing Plague of 1518, authorities concluded that the only way to cure the dancers was to have them dance it out of their systems. 00:48