Famous Deaths In 1718
Saturday, 16 January 2021
Jan 06 Richard Hoare, English goldsmith and banker (b. 1648) died in the year 1718.
Jan 17 On this day in history death of captain Benjamin Church, Plymouth Colony settler and military leader
Feb 01 On this day in history death of charles Talbot, 1st Duke of Shrewsbury, English politician (b. 1660)
Feb 18 On this day in history death of pierre Antoine Motteux, French-born English dramatist (b. 1663)
Feb 23 Francois Fagel, Dutch field marshal/mayor of Nimegen, dies at 63 in the year 1718.
May 07 In the year 1718 death of mary of Modena, wife of James II of England (b. 1658)
May 30 On this day in history arnold J van Keppel, earl of Albemarle/general, dies at about 48
Jul 28 On this day in history death of etienne Baluze, French scholar (b. 1630)
Jul 30 In the year 1718 william Penn, English Quaker/colonizer (No cross, no crown), dies
Aug 04 In the year 1718 death of rené Lepage de Ste-Claire, lord-founder of the town of Rimouski, in New France (b. 1656)
Aug 06 Jacob F Muller, [Sjako/Jaco], Germ/Neth crowd leader, beheaded at 28 died in the year 1718.
Nov 22 In the year 1718 death of edward "Blackbeard" Teach, English pirate, killed off Virginia coast
Nov 30 Charles XII, king of Sweden (1697-1718), killed in battle at 36 died on this day in history.
Dec 06 Nicholas Rowe, English poet and dramatist (b. 1674) died in the year 1718.
Dec 09 Vincenzo Coronelli, Italian cartographer and encylopaedist (b. 1650) died in the year 1718.
Dec 11 On this day in history death of charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718), shot dead