Historical Events In 1718
Saturday, 25 May 2019
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 on this day in history.
Dec 11 Battle at Frederikshall Norway in the year 1718.
Dec 11 On this day in history charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718), shot dead
Dec 17 On this day in history england declares war on Spain