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Wednesday's Child
Season 3, Episode 6 (32)
Wednesday's Child main pic
Episode Information
Air Date

December 14, 2016


Adam Simon and
Donna Thorland


Peter Weller

Episode Guide
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Wednesday's Child is the sixth episode of Season Three of Salem, and the thirty-second episode of the series overall. It premiered December 14, 2016 on WGN America.

Synopsys Edit

The Boy declares that on Black Sunday, hell will overtake Salem. Only those in the mansion will survive, and Mary is to be his bride in the new world. Tensions between the Boy and the Sentinel grow. Tituba uses her magic to bring Alden and Mary together. Mercy demands Hathorne rid Salem of Isaac. Meanwhile, Anne takes Gloriana in and performs black magic to take Gloriana’s child for herself. [1]

Episode Overview Edit

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Guest Cast Edit


  • Clint James as Bird Dick Man
  • Veronica Husinger-Loe as Refugee
  • James Ricker as Nervous Militia Man
  • Matthew Rimmer as Merchant
  • Emma Wynn as Dorcas
  • Flo Young as Upset Woman

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Behind the ScenesEdit


  • Wednesday refers to the day of the week events taking place. Moreover, it is a clear reference to the eerie nursery rhyme, the "Poetry of the Devil."

Cultural ReferencesEdit

  • The Poetry of the Devil appears to be a rehash of "Solomon Gundry," an eerie English nursery rhyme mentioning the days of the week.

International TitlesEdit

  • German: Das Kind der Anderen (The child of the others)
  • Italian: Il bambino del mercoledì (The child of Wednesday)

References Edit

  1. Season 3 Episode 6 Preview

See Also Edit

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  • "Wednesday's Child" Discussion

    81 messages
    • Saying that Sebastian was a Dorian Gray type was probably the single biggest bit of false advertising this show has ever done. Not to mention ...
    • Indeed. Such a waste of character's potential.