Full Name: William Kidd
Profession: Pirate Legend
Why Famous: The only pirate known to have buried treasure.
- 1699-07-06 Pirate Capt William Kidd is captured in Boston
- 1701-05-23 Captain William Kidd is hanged in London after being convicted of piracy and of murdering William Moore.
- 2015-05-07 Archaeologists partially discover a silver ingot of Captain William Kidd's treasure