On This Day

What Happened in March 1652

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 3 Thomas Otway, England, playwright/poet (Venice Preserved)
  • Mar 28 Samuel Sewall, English-American judge and businessman, born in Bishopstoke, Hampshire, England (d. 1730)

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 21 Vredius [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian and mayor of Brugge, dies at 55