On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1718

Historical Events

  • Battle of Cape Passaro: British fleet destroys Spanish off Sicily

Famous Birthdays

  • Sir Frederick Haldimand, Swiss-born British colonial governor (d. 1791)
1718 Highlights

About August 11, 1718

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 302 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo