Famous Deaths In 1718
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Jan 06 On this day in history death of richard Hoare, English goldsmith and banker (b. 1648)
Jan 17 Captain Benjamin Church, Plymouth Colony settler and military leader died in the year 1718.
Feb 01 Charles Talbot, 1st Duke of Shrewsbury, English politician (b. 1660) died in the year 1718.
Feb 18 In the year 1718 death of pierre Antoine Motteux, French-born English dramatist (b. 1663)
Feb 23 Francois Fagel, Dutch field marshal/mayor of Nimegen, dies at 63 on this day in history.
May 07 Mary of Modena, wife of James II of England (b. 1658) died in the year 1718.
May 30 In the year 1718 arnold J van Keppel, earl of Albemarle/general, dies at about 48
Jul 28 In the year 1718 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 RenĂ© Lepage de Ste-Claire, lord-founder of the town of Rimouski, in New France (b. 1656) died on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history death of jacob F Muller, [Sjako/Jaco], Germ/Neth crowd leader, beheaded at 28
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 in the year 1718.
Dec 06 Nicholas Rowe, English poet and dramatist (b. 1674) died on this day in history.
Dec 09 In the year 1718 death of vincenzo Coronelli, Italian cartographer and encylopaedist (b. 1650)
Dec 11 On this day in history death of charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718), shot dead