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What Happened on December 27, 1657

Historical Events


Historic PublicationFlushing Remonstrance

"Flushing Remonstrance" petition signed in the Dutch colony of New Netherland, protesting the ban on Quaker worship
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An official copy of the original remonstrance
An official copy of the original remonstrance

1657 Highlights

About December 27, 1657

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 362 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn