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What Happened on January 18, 1778

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Captain James Cook stumbles over Sandwich Islands (Hawaiian Islands)

Explorer James Cook
Explorer
James Cook

1778 Highlights

About January 18, 1778

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 243 years and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn