On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1217

Historical Events

  • Battle of South Foreland: English fleet beats France

Famous Deaths

  • Eustace "the Monk", French buccaneer, dies in battle
1217 Highlights

About August 24, 1217

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 802 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo