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What Happened on April 28, 1721

Famous Deaths


Person of interestMary Read

Mary Read, English pirate who operated in the Caribbean, dies of a violent fever while in prison and likely still pregnant aged 36

Pirate Mary Read
Pirate
Mary Read

1721 Highlights

About April 28, 1721

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 299 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus