On This Day

What Happened in March 1617

Historical Events

  • Mar 9 Sweden & Russia sign Peace of Stolbowa

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 4 Arcangelo Crivelli, Italian composer, dies at 70
  • Mar 20 Franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50

Person of interestPocahontas

Mar 21 Pocahontas, American Indian princess and daughter of Powhatan, dies at 22

American Indian Princess Pocahontas
American Indian Princess
Pocahontas