On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1770

Historical Events

DiscoveryHistoric Discovery

Captain James Cook discovers Great Barrier Reef off Australia

Explorer James Cook
James Cook

1770 Highlights

About June 11, 1770

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 250 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini