On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1689

Historical Events

  • Thomas Shadwell appointed second English Poet Laureate by William and Mary after John Dryden refuses to swear The Oath allegiance
1689 Highlights

About March 9, 1689

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 331 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces