On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1678

Historical Events

  • French admiral Jean d'Estrees' naval fleet runs aground on Aves-islands, Curacao, ends French control and ushers in an age of Piracy in the Caribbean
1678 Highlights

About May 11, 1678

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 343 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus