On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1627

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Dutch privateer Piet Heyn attacks and conquers 22 Portuguese ships in Bay of Salvador, Brazil

Dutch Admiral and Privateer Piet Heyn
Dutch Admiral and Privateer
Piet Heyn

1627 Highlights

About March 3, 1627

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 393 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces