On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1703

Historical Events

  • Great storm of 1703 hits Southern England - thousands killed, Royal Navy losses 13 ships and around 1,500 seamen
  • The first Eddystone Lighthouse is destroyed in the Great Storm of 1703
1703 Highlights

About December 7, 1703

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 316 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius