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What Happened on November 25, 1577

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Person of interestPiet Heyn

Piet Heyn, Dutch privateer who captured a Spanish silver fleet and admiral who became a folk hero, born in Delft (d. 1629)

Dutch Admiral and Privateer Piet Heyn
Dutch Admiral and Privateer
Piet Heyn

1577 Highlights

About November 25, 1577

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 443 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius