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What Happened on May 9, 1671

Botched Crown Jewels Theft Pays Off

Historical Events

  • Colonel Thomas Blood attempts to steal Crown Jewels of England and Scotland from the Tower of London, captured running from the tower with the jewels
1671 Highlights

About May 9, 1671

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 350 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus