On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 1675

Historical Events

  • Abenaki, Massachusetts, Mohegan and Wampanoag Native Americans form anti-English front under Metacom
  • King Philip's War begins when a small band of Wampanoag men attack and kill colonists in Swansea, Massachusetts, returning a few days later and destroying town
1675 Highlights

About June 20, 1675

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 346 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini