On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1643

Historical Events

  • Pavonia Massacre: Dutch US colonists kill 120 Algonquin Native Americans at Communipaw (New Jersey)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ahmed II, 21st Sultan of Turkey (1691-95), born in Istanbul, Ottoman Empire (d. 1695) [or born Aug 1, 1642]

Famous Deaths

  • Marco da Gagliano, Italian opera composer, dies at 60
1643 Highlights

About February 25, 1643

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 377 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces