On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1661

Historical Events

Execution

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Rollin, French historian, born in Paris (d. 1741)
1661 Highlights

About January 30, 1661

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 360 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius