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)

Event of Interest

Robinson Crusoe is shipwrecked (according to Daniel Defoe's famous novel)

About September 30, 1659

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 363 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra