|History: April 5, 2014|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
Today is Saturday, April 5, the 95th day of 2014. There are 270 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On April 5, 1614, Pocahontas, Indian Chief Powhatan’s daughter, married Englishman John Rolfe in the Virginia Colony. (A convert to Christianity, Pocahontas had adopted the name “Rebecca” when she was baptized.)
On this date:
In 1614, England’s King James I convened the second Parliament of his rule; the “Addled Parliament,” as it came to be known, lasted only two months.
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