On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 1705

Famous Birthdays

  • Gustaaf Imhoff, gov of Ceylon (1736-40)/gov of Neth-Indies (1743-50)

Famous Deaths

  • Willem Roukens, mayor (Nimegen ort Nimeguen), beheaded
1705 Highlights

About August 8, 1705

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 316 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo