On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1772

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Captain James Cook arrives with ship Resolution in Capetown

Explorer James Cook
James Cook

1772 Highlights

About October 30, 1772

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 248 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio