On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1614

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

2nd parliament of King James I begin session (no enactments)

King of Great Britain James I and VI
King of Great Britain
James I and VI

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

American Indian princess Pocahontas and daughter of chief Powhatan marries English colonist John Rolfe

American Indian Princess Pocahontas
American Indian Princess
Pocahontas

1614 Highlights

About April 5, 1614

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 406 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries