On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1642

Historical Events

Globe Theatre Fire

English Long Parliament issues Ordinance ordering closure of London theatres including the Globe theatre, once part-owned by William Shakespeare

1642 Highlights

About September 6, 1642

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 379 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo