Historical Events In 1718
Sunday, 16 May 2021
Nov 22 Off the coast of North Carolina, British pirate Edward Teach (best known as "Blackbeard") is killed in battle with a boarding party led by Lieutenant Robert Maynard on this day in history.
Nov 30 Charles XII, king of Sweden (1697-1718), killed in battle at 36 on this day in history.
Nov 30 Sweden's "warrior king" Charles XII dies at Fredrikshald in Norway after being hit by a bullet in the head in the year 1718.
Nov 30 Swedish king Charles XII dies during a siege of the fortress Fredriksten in Norway in the year 1718.
Dec 11 On this day in history battle at Frederikshall Norway
Dec 11 Charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718), shot dead in the year 1718.
Dec 17 On this day in history england declares war on Spain