On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1649

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJohn Winthrop

John Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony, dies at 61

Founder of the Massachusetts Bay Colony John Winthrop
Founder of the Massachusetts Bay Colony
John Winthrop

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About March 26, 1649

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 371 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries