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What Happened on April 1, 1693

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cotton Mather's four-day-old son dies, and witchcraft is blamed

Puritan Minister Cotton Mather
Puritan Minister
Cotton Mather

1693 Highlights

About April 1, 1693

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 327 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries