On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1659

Historical Events

  • Peter Stuyvesant of New Netherlands forbids tennis playing during religious services (1st mention of tennis in US)
  • Robinson Crusoe is shipwrecked (according to Daniel Defoe)
1659 Highlights

About September 30, 1659

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 361 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra