On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1704

Historical Events

  • First trial for piracy by the British Admiralty Court outside of Britain finds Captain John Quelch and five crew guilty, sentenced to hang the same day [1]

Famous Deaths

  • John Quelch, English pirate, hanged for piracy in Boston at 38
1704 Highlights

About June 30, 1704

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 317 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer