What Happened on December 5

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Fun Fact About December 5

English pirate Blackbeard ransacks the merchant sloop “Margaret” and keeps her captain, Henry Bostock prisoner for 8 hours before releasing him. Bostock later provides the first record of Blackbeard’s appearance, and the source for his name.

December 5, 1717

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