On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1661

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


BattleExecution

Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England is ritually executed after having been dead for two years

English Military and Political Leader Oliver Cromwell
English Military and Political Leader
Oliver Cromwell

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Rollin, French historian, born in Paris (d. 1741)