On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1681

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

English Quaker William Penn receives charter from Charles II, making him sole proprietor of colonial American territory Pennsylvania

English Philosopher and Founder of Pennsylvania William Penn
English Philosopher and Founder of Pennsylvania
William Penn
King of England Charles II
King of England
Charles II

1681 Highlights

About March 4, 1681

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 339 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces