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What Happened on March 22, 1778

Historical Events

DiscoveryHistoric Discovery

Captain James Cook sights Cape Flattery, now in Washington state

Explorer James Cook
James Cook

1778 Highlights

About March 22, 1778

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries