On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1628

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Dutch privateer Piet Heyn captures Spanish silver fleet in the Bay of Matanzas, Cuba

1628 Highlights

About September 8, 1628

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 393 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo