On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1653

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Parliamentarian General Oliver Cromwell appointed as Lord Protector of England, Scotland and Ireland

English Military and Political Leader Oliver Cromwell
English Military and Political Leader
Oliver Cromwell

1653 Highlights

About December 16, 1653

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 366 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius