On This Day

August 1702 in History

Events in History

  • Aug 19 -24] Battle at Santa Marta Venz: English fleet beat French

Birthdays in History

  • Aug 15 Francesco Zuccarelli, Italian rococo painter and etcher, born in Pitigliano, Italy (d. 1788)
  • Aug 20 Stepan F graaf Apraksin, Russian general-fieldmarshal (d. 1758)