On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1656

Historical Events

  • Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon

Famous Birthdays

  • RenĂ© Lepage de Ste-Claire, lord-founder of the town of Rimouski, in New France, born in Ouanne, Burgundy, France (d. 1718)
1656 Highlights

About April 10, 1656

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 365 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries