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What Happened on July 17, 1774

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Captain James Cook arrives in the New Hebrides (Vanuatu)

Explorer James Cook
James Cook

1774 Highlights

About July 17, 1774

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 246 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer