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What Happened on July 13, 1772

Historical Events

Historic Event

Captain James Cook begins 2nd voyage aboard the Resolution to the South Seas to search for Terra Australis (Southern continent)

1772 Highlights

About July 13, 1772

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 249 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer