What Happened on August 13, 1704

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

Battle of Blenheim (Second Battle of Höchstädt): A combined British, German and Dutch army led by John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, decisively beats the French and Bavarians

Famous Birthdays

  • Lorenzo Fago, Italian composer and teacher, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1793)
Born in 1704
1704 Highlights

About August 13, 1704

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 318 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo