Historical Events In 1718
Friday, 14 August 2020
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 in the year 1718.
Nov 30 In the year 1718 sweden's "warrior king" Charles XII dies at Fredrikshald in Norway after being hit by a bullet in the head.
Nov 30 Swedish king Charles XII dies during a siege of the fortress Fredriksten in Norway on this day in history.
Dec 11 On this day in history battle at Frederikshall Norway
Dec 11 Charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718), shot dead on this day in history.
Dec 17 England declares war on Spain on this day in history.