On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1715

Historical Events

  • First Doggett's Coat and Badge race (Waterman's race) held on Thames River (London Bridge to Chelsea)
1715 Highlights

About August 1, 1715

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 305 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo