On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1656

Famous Deaths


Person of interestMyles Standish

Myles Standish, Plymouth Colony leader, dies of strangury at 72

Military Leader of Plymouth Colony Myles Standish
Military Leader of Plymouth Colony
Myles Standish

1656 Highlights

About October 3, 1656

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 364 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra