On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1660

Historical Events

  • Mary Dyer is hanged for defying a law banning Quakers from the Massachusetts Bay Colony

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Dyer, English Quaker (martyred) - hanged for defying a law banning Quakers from the Massachusetts Bay Colony
1660 Highlights

About June 1, 1660

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 360 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini