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Centuries: 17th century - 18th century - 19th century
Decades: 1680s  1690s  1700s  - 1710s -  1720s  1730s  1740s
Years: 1715 1716 1717 - 1718 - 1719 1720 1721
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Year 1718 (MDCCXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar). These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ... (17th century - 18th century - 19th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 18th century refers to the century that lasted from 1701 through 1800. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... Events and Trends The Treaty of Ratisbon between France and England in 1684 ended the Age of Buccaneers. ... Events and Trends Thomas Neale designed Seven Dials The Salem Witchcraft Trials are held in Massachusetts Bay Colony (1692). ... Events and trends The Bonneville Slide blocks the Columbia River near the site of present-day Cascade Locks, Oregon with a land bridge 200 feet (60 m) high. ... Events and Trends World Leaders King Louis XIV of France (1643 - 1715) Philippe II of Orléans, Regent of France (1715 - 1723). ... Events and Trends Manufacture of the earliest surviving pianos. ... Events and Trends The Great Awakening - A Protestant religious movement active in the British colonies of North America Sextant invented (probably around 1730) independently by John Hadley in Great Britain and Thomas Godfrey in the American colonies World leaders Louis XV King of France (king from 1715 to 1774) George... Events and Trends The War of Austrian Succession (1740-1748) rages. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... Year 1715 (MDCCXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar). ... // Events August 5 - In the Battle of Peterwardein 40. ... // Events January 4 — The Netherlands, Britain & France sign Triple Alliance February 26-March 6 What is now the northeastern United States was paralyzed by a series of blizzards that buried the region. ... // Events January 23 - The Principality of Liechtenstein is created within the Holy Roman Empire April 25 - Daniel Defoe publishes Robinson Crusoe June 10 - Battle of Glen Shiel Prussia conducts Europes first systematic census Miners in Falun, Sweden find an apparently petrified body of Fet-Mats Israelsson in an unused... // Events January 6 - The Committee of Inquiry on the South Sea Bubble publishes its findings February 11 - Sweden and Prussia sign the (2nd Treaty of Stockholm) declaring peace. ... // Events Pope Innocent XIII becomes pope Johann Sebastian Bach composes the Brandenburg Concertos April 4 - Robert Walpole becomes the first prime minister of Britain September 10 - Treaty of Nystad is signed, bringing an end to the Great Northern War November 2 - Peter I is proclaimed Emperor of All the Russias... The decade of the 1710s in archaeology involved some significant events. ... The year 1718 in architecture involved some significant events. ... See also: 1717 in art, other 1718 events, 1719 in art, and list of years in art. ... See also: 1717 in literature, other events of 1718, 1719 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1717 in music, other events of 1718, 1719 in music, list of years in music. ... The year 1718 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here. ... 1717 state leaders - Events of 1718 - 1719 state leaders - State leaders by year Africa Ashanti Confederacy - Maniampon, Regent (1717-1720) Bunyoro - Olimi III, Omukama of Bunyoro (c. ... 1717 colonial governors - Events of 1718 - 1719 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1718 List of religious leaders in 1718 List of international organization leaders in 1718 Portugal Angola - Henrique de Figueiredo e Alarcão, Governor of Angola (1717-1722) Macau - D.Francisco... Roman numerals are a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, adapted from Etruscan numerals. ... This is the calendar for any common year starting on Saturday (dominical letter B) e. ... The Gregorian calendar is the most widely used calendar in the world. ... This is the calendar for a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F), e. ... The Julian calendar was introduced in 46 BC by Julius Caesar and came into force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ...

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Events of 1718

January - June

  • January - France Declares war on Spain in the two-year War of the Quadruple Alliance.

This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Image File history File links Pirate_Flag_of_Stede_Bonnet. ... Image File history File links Pirate_Flag_of_Stede_Bonnet. ... is the 224th day of the year (225th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stede Bonnet (1688?-December 10, 1718)[1] was a pirate captain from the English colony of Barbados. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Nickname: Motto: Aedes Mores Juraque Curat (She cares for her temples, customs, and rights) Location of Charleston in South Carolina. ... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston(1670-1789) Columbia(1790-present) Largest city Columbia Largest metro area Columbia Area  Ranked 40th  - Total 34,726 sq mi (82,965 km²)  - Width 200 miles (320 km)  - Length 260 miles (420 km)  - % water 6  - Latitude 32° 2′ N to 35° 13′ N  - Longitude... The Queen Annes Revenge is haunted, and was the name of the pirate Blackbeards infamous flagship. ... Official language(s) English Capital Raleigh Largest city Charlotte Area  Ranked 28th  - Total 53,865 sq mi (139,509 km²)  - Width 150 miles (240 km)  - Length 560[1] miles (901 km)  - % water 9. ... Stede Bonnet (1688?-December 10, 1718)[1] was a pirate captain from the English colony of Barbados. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Bath is a town located in Beaufort County, North Carolina. ... Charles Eden, born 1673, died March 17, 1722. ...

July - December

  • July 21 - Treaty of Passarowitz is signed.
  • August 12 - New Orleans, Louisiana is founded.
  • October - Stede Bonnet and his crew are captured near the mouth of the Cape Fear River and taken to Charleston, South Carolina where they are tried for piracy. All but four of Bonnet's crew are found guilty and sentenced to death.
  • October 24 - Stede Bonnet escapes from prison.
  • November 8 - 22 of Stede Bonnet's pirate crew are hanged at Charleston.
  • November 22 - Citing violations of the amnesty agreement with Blackbeard, Virginia Governor Alexander Spottswood sends a Royal Navy contingent to North Carolina where they battle Blackbeard and his crew in Ocracoke Inlet. Blackbeard is killed in the action after receiving five musketball wounds and 20 sword lacerations.

Download high resolution version (715x727, 149 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Download high resolution version (715x727, 149 KB) Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... is the 224th day of the year (225th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... NOLA redirects here. ... is the 202nd day of the year (203rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Treaty of Passarowitz was the peace treaty signed in Požarevac, Serbia (German: Passarowitz, Turkish Pasarofça, Hungarian: Pozsarevác) on July 21, 1718 between the Ottoman Empire on one side and the Habsburg Monarchy of Austria and the Republic of Venice on the other. ... is the 224th day of the year (225th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... NOLA redirects here. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Cape Fear River, shown highlighted, with its tributaries The Cape Fear River is a 202 mi (325 km) long river in east central North Carolina in the United States. ... is the 297th day of the year (298th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 326th day of the year (327th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alexander Spotswood c. ... Ocracoke Inlet is a estuary located in the Outer Banks, NC that separates Ocracoke Island, NC and Portsmouth Island, NC. It connects the Atlantic Ocean to the Pamlico Sound. ... Image File history File links Ulrika_Eleonora. ... Image File history File links Ulrika_Eleonora. ... December 6 is the 340th day of the year (341st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ulrika Eleonora (January 23, 1688 – November 24, 1741) was Queen regnant of Sweden from November 30, 1718, to February 29, 1720, and then Queen consort until her death. ... December 6 is the 340th day of the year (341st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 334th day of the year (335th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ulrika Eleonora (January 23, 1688 – November 24, 1741) was Queen regnant of Sweden from November 30, 1718, to February 29, 1720, and then Queen consort until her death. ... December 10 is the 344th day (345th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, 21 days before the next year. ... December 17 is the 351st day of the year (352nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The War of the Quadruple Alliance was a minor European war fought between 1718 and 1720, mostly in Italy, between Spain on the one side, and the Quadruple Alliance of Austria, France, Great Britain, and the United Provinces. ...

Undated

The Funj were an ethnic group in present day Sudan their origins are not clearly known but they moved into Nubia from south of the swamplands in the early sixteenth century, fleeing pressure from the Shilluk. ... Mek is a three issue comic book miniseries published in 2003 by WildStorm, written by Warren Ellis, pencilled by Steve Rolston and inked by Al Gordon. ... A king of Sennar, 1821 Kingdom of Sennar was a former sultanate in the north of Sudan, which ruled a substantial area of northeast Africa between 1504 and 1821. ... In the history of Sudan, the coming of Islam eventually changed the nature of Sudanese society and facilitated the division of the country into north and south. ...

Ongoing events

Combatants Sweden Ottoman Empire (1710–1714) Ukrainian Cossacks Russia Denmark-Norway Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth Saxony after 1718 Prussia Hanover Commanders Charles XII of Sweden Ahmed III Ivan Mazepa Peter the Great Frederick IV of Denmark Augustus II the Strong Strength 77,000 in the beginning of the war. ... Events January 1 - Russia accepts Julian calendar. ... // Events Pope Innocent XIII becomes pope Johann Sebastian Bach composes the Brandenburg Concertos April 4 - Robert Walpole becomes the first prime minister of Britain September 10 - Treaty of Nystad is signed, bringing an end to the Great Northern War November 2 - Peter I is proclaimed Emperor of All the Russias...

Births

1718 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1718
MDCCXVIII
Ab urbe condita 2471
Armenian calendar 1167
ԹՎ ՌՃԿԷ
Bahá'í calendar -126 – -125
Buddhist calendar 2262
Chinese calendar 4354/4414-11-30
(丁酉年十一月三十日)
— to —
4355/4415-11-10
(戊戌年十一月初十日)
Coptic calendar 1434 – 1435
Ethiopian calendar 1710 – 1711
Hebrew calendar 5478 – 5479
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1773 – 1774
 - Shaka Samvat 1640 – 1641
 - Kali Yuga 4819 – 4820
Holocene calendar 11718
Iranian calendar 1096 – 1097
Islamic calendar 1130 – 1131
Japanese calendar Kyōhō 3

(享保3年) The Gregorian calendar is the most widely used calendar in the world. ... Ab urbe condita (related with Anno urbis conditae: AUC or a. ... The Armenian calendar uses the Armenian numerals. ... The Baháí calendar, also called the Badí‘ calendar, used by the Baháí Faith, is a solar calendar with regular years of 365 days, and leap years of 366 days. ... The Buddhist calendar is used on mainland southeast Asia in the countries of Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Myanmar (formerly Burma) in several related forms. ... The Chinese calendar is a lunisolar calendar, incorporating elements of a lunar calendar with those of a solar calendar. ... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: gānzhÄ«) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhÄ«). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering the years, not only in... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: gānzhÄ«) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhÄ«). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering the years, not only in... The Coptic calendar, also called the Alexandrian calendar, is used by the Coptic Orthodox Church. ... The Ethiopian/Geez calendar (Amharic: የኢትዮጵያ ዘመን አቆጣጠር ) or Ethiopic calendar is the principal calendar used in Ethiopia and is also the liturgical year of christians in Eritrea belonging to the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church, Eastern Catholic Church of Eritrea and Lutheran (Evangelical Church of Eritrea), where it is commonly known as... The Hebrew calendar (Hebrew: ‎) or Jewish calendar is the annual calendar used in Judaism. ... A page from the Hindu calendar 1871-72. ... There is disagreement as to the meaning of the Indian word Samvat. ... The Indian national calendar (sometimes called Saka calendar) is the official civil calendar in use in India. ... Kali Yuga is also the title of a book by Roland Charles Wagner. ... The Holocene calendar, Human Era count or Jōmon Era count (Japan) uses a dating system similar to astronomical year numbering but adds 10,000, placing a year 0 at the start of the Jōmon Era (JE), the Human Era (HE, the beginning of human civilization) and the aproximate... The Iranian calendar (Persian: ‎) also known as Persian calendar or the Jalāli Calendar is a solar calendar currently used in Iran and Afghanistan. ... The Islamic calendar or Muslim calendar (Arabic: التقويم الهجري; at-taqwÄ«m al-hijrÄ«; Persian: تقویم هجري قمری ‎ taqwÄ«m-e hejri-ye qamari; also called the Hijri calendar) is the calendar used to date events in many predominantly Muslim countries, and used by Muslims everywhere to determine the proper day on which to celebrate... Koinobori, flags decorated like koi, are popular decorations around Childrens Day This mural on the wall of a Tokyo subway station celebrates Hazuki, the eighth month. ... Kyōhō (享保) was a Japanese era after Shōtoku and before Gembun and spanned from 1716 to 1736. ...

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2378
(皇紀2378年)
Julian calendar 1763
Korean calendar 4051
Thai solar calendar 2261
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It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Japanese era name. ... The Julian calendar was introduced in 46 BC by Julius Caesar and came into force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ... The traditional Korean calendar is directly derived from the Asian calendar. ... The Thai solar, or Suriyakati (สุริยคติ), calendar is used in traditional and official contexts in Thailand, although the Western calendar is sometimes used in business. ... is the 7th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Maj. ... Year 1790 (MDCCXC) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar). ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Rabaut (January 29, 1718 - September 25, 1794) was a French pastor of the Huguenot Church of the Desert. He was born at Bédarieux, near Montpellier. ... 1794 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Matthew Tilghman (February 17, 1718 – May 4, 1790) was an American planter and Revolutionary leader from Maryland, who served as a delegate to the Continental Congress from 1774 to 1776. ... Year 1790 (MDCCXC) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar). ... March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (91st in leap years), with 275 days remaining. ... Marianne Victoria of Bourbon (March 31, 1718 – January 15, 1781) (in Portuguese Mariana Vitória, in Spanish Mariana Victoria) was the eldest daughter of Philip V of Spain and Elizabeth Farnese. ... 1781 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... is the 94th day of the year (95th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Benjamin Kennicott (April 4, 1718 – September 18, 1783), was an English churchman and Hebrew scholar. ... 1783 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... April 7 is the 97th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (98th in leap years). ... Hugh Blair (April 7, 1718 - December 27, 1800) was a Scottish Presbyterian preacher. ... // ON MAY 5 1853 MR.FADER HAD SEX WITH A MAN NAME MR WIEN THEN THEY HAD SON NAMEDMRS COTURE AND MR MANOOGIAN WENT INTO MRS HASKELLS OFFICE NAKED AND DANCED AROUND AND MASTERBATED ON HER CHEST AND SHE LICKED IT OFF THEN THEY HAD ORAL SEEX WITH NAPLOEAN OF... is the 110th day of the year (111th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... David Brainerd Brainerd preaching to Native Americans Brainerds tomb in Northampton David Brainerd, (April 20, 1718 – October 19, 1747) was an American missionary to the Native Americans. ... Year 1747 (MDCCXLVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 114th day of the year (115th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nathaniel Hone (24 April 1718-14 August 1784) was an Irish-born portrait and miniature painter, and one of the founder members of the Royal Academy in 1768. ... 1784 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... is the 116th day of the year (117th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... French portrait of Commodore Esek Hopkins Esek Hopkins (26 April 1718 – 26 February 1802), was Commander in Chief of the Fleet throughout the American Revolutionary War. ... --69. ... April 27 is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 248 days remaining. ... Thomas Lewis (April 27, 1718 – January 31, 1790) was an Irish-American pioneer, lawyer, and surveyor from early Virginia. ... Year 1790 (MDCCXC) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar). ... May 16 is the 136th day of the year (137th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Portrait of Agnesi by Bianca Milesi Mojon, 1836. ... 1799 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 137th day of the year (138th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Robert Darcy, 4th Earl of Holderness (1718-1778), was a British diplomatist and politician. ... Events Charlemagne fights the Moors in Spain. ... is the 143rd day of the year (144th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Hunter (23 May 1718 – 30 March 1783) was a Scottish anatomist and physician. ... 1783 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 150th day of the year (151st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Wills Hill, 1st Marquess of Downshire (30 May 1718 - 7 October 1793), was a British politician of the Georgian era. ... 1793 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 156th day of the year (157th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A provincial Chippendale-style chair with elaborate Gothick tracery back Thomas Chippendale (June 5, 1718 – November 13, 1779), born at Farnley near Otley, West Yorkshire, was a London cabinet-maker and furniture designer in the mid-Georgian, English Rococo, and Neoclassical styles. ... 1779 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... is the 168th day of the year (169th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Rt. ... Year 1796 (MDCCXCVI) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Monday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Francis-Seymour Conway, 1st Marquess of Hertford (July 5, 1718 – June 14, 1784) was born in Chelsea, England, and died in Surrey, England. ... 1794 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 199th day of the year (200th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Saverio Bettinelli (July 18, 1718 - September 13, 1808), was an Italian Jesuit writer. ... Year 1808 (MDCCCVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 212th day of the year (213th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Canton (July 31, 1718 - March 22, 1772) was an English physicist. ... Year 1772 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 223rd day of the year (224th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Frederick Haldimand (August 11, 1718 – June 5, 1791) was a British army officer and governor. ... 1791 (MDCCXCI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 11-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Count Nikita Ivanovich Panin (Russian: ) (September 18, 1718–March 31, 1783) was an influential Russian statesman and political mentor to Catherine the Great for the first eighteen years of her reign. ... 1783 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Victor-François, 2nd duc de Broglie (19 October 1718–30 March 1804) was a French aristocrat and soldier and a marshal of France. ... 1804 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... is the 301st day of the year (302nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ignacije Szentmartony (October 28, 1718 - April 15, 1793) was a Croatian Jesuit priest born in Kotoriba (Međimurje), into a family with a Croat mother and a Hungarian father. ... 1793 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, 1783, by Sir Thomas Gainsborough For other persons of the same name, see John Montagu. ... 1792 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... István Hatvani (1718–1786) was a Hungarian mathematician. ... 1786 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ...

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