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What Happened on May 14, 1607

Historical Events

  • English colonists establish the 1st permanent English settlement in America at Jamestown. Unknown to them they have landed amidst the worst drought in 800 years.
1607 Highlights

About May 14, 1607

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 415 years, 2 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus