On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1696

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tsar Peter I's fleet occupies Azov at mouth of Don River

Russian Tsar Peter the Great
Russian Tsar
Peter the Great

1696 Highlights

About July 18, 1696

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 324 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer