On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1685

Historical Events

  • Fort St. Louis is established by a Frenchman at Matagorda Bay thus forming the basis for France's claim to Texas.
1685 Highlights

About February 18, 1685

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 336 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius