On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1758

Historical Events

  • Seven Years' War: the island battery at Fortress Louisbourg in Nova Scotia is silenced and all French warships are destroyed or taken

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeth Hamilton, Scottish author (The cottagers of Glenburnie), born in Belfast, Ireland (d. 1816)
1758 Highlights

About July 25, 1758

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 262 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo