On This Day

Historical Events in March 1628

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 1 Writs are issued in February by Charles I of England mandating that every county in England (not just seaport towns) pay ship tax by this date

King of England Charles I
King of England
Charles I
  • Mar 4 England's King Charles I grants a royal charter to Massachusetts Bay Colony
  • Mar 6 Emperor Ferdinand II delegates Restitutie-edict
  • Mar 19 Massachusetts Bay Colony granted land by England