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What Happened on February 27, 1700

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

English explorer William Dampier is the 1st British person to visit the Pacific Island of New Britain, which he names

Explorer and Pirate William Dampier
Explorer and Pirate
William Dampier

1700 Highlights

About February 27, 1700

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 321 years and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces