On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1717

Famous Birthdays

  • Blind Jack [John Metcalf], English 1st professional roadbuilder, born in Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England (d. 1810)
1717 Highlights

About August 15, 1717

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 304 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo