What Happened on April 5, 1614

‘I Do’ Says Pocahontas

Historical Events

Addled Parliament

Second parliament of King James I begins session, no bills pass and lasts only 2 months and 2 days, thus its name the Addled Parliament

Famous Weddings


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

About April 5, 1614

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 409 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries