On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1708

Historical Events

  • Spanish armada headed by the San Jose and loaded with gold sunk after British squadron attacks off coast of Colombia (rediscovered 2015)
1708 Highlights

About January 8, 1708

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 314 years and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn