On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1748

Historical Events

  • "Geldermalsen" sails to East-Indies

Famous Deaths

  • Pietro Giuseppe Sandoni, Italian composer, dies at 63
1748 Highlights

About August 16, 1748

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 272 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo