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What Happened on April 17, 1610

Historical Events

DiscoveryVoyage of Discovery

English explorer Henry Hudson departs London, England aboard Discovery on his fourth, final and fatal voyage to discover a north west passage to the Pacific

Explorer Henry Hudson
Henry Hudson
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About April 17, 1610

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 411 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries