Fun Fact: When New York Was New Netherland

Fun facts about new York

The area around New York state used to be claimed by the Dutch, and named New Netherland. They named present-day New York City “New Amsterdam” until the British took control in 1664.

Published by Adam (Neko Random)

Nerdy guy who loves video games, movies, history, tv, and trivia.

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