The English navigator Captain James Cook and his crew, including the botanist Joseph Banks, landed in Australia, at Stingray Bay, which was later named Botany Bay on this day 28th April, 1770 (Captain James Cook, Born in Marton, 1779, Botany Bay)
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Captain James Cook portrait
The Death of Captain James Cook, 14 February 1779, by Johann Zoffany National Maritime Museum, c.1795. An unfinished painting showing the death of Captain James Cook, at Kealakekua Bay, Hawaii at the hands of an incensed crowd, during his third Pacific voyage in the ships 'Resolution' and 'Discovery', 1776–1780. Cook is shown lying on the ground in the centre of the painting, wearing a blue coat and white breeches. Cook was knifed in the shoulder and clubbed on the back of the head.
Captain James Cook became the first European to visit Hawaii on January 18th, 1778.
Captain James Cook (7 November 1728 – 14 February 1779) was a British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain.
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Captain James Cook. In front of the Admiralty Arch. London, England. (My daughter's photo). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Cook