What Happened on October 17, 1660

Historical Events


Nine Regicides, the men who signed the death warrant of Charles I, are hanged, drawn and quartered, another is hanged.

Famous Deaths

  • Adrian Scrope, English regicide (b. 1601)
1660 Highlights

About October 17, 1660

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 362 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra