On This Day

What Happened in March 1630

Historical Events

  • Mar 22 1st colonial legislation prohibiting gambling enacted (Boston)
  • Mar 23 French troops occupy Pinerolo Piedmont

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 1 Ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized
  • Mar 24 José Saenz d'Aguirre, Spanish cardinal, born in Logro, Old Castile (d. 1699)