On This Day

Events in History in November 1778

  • Nov 11 British Soldiers and Loyalists, allied with Iroquois and Seneca raiders, slaughter 40 in the "Cherry Valley Massacre" in central New York

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Nov 26 British explorer Captain James Cook is the first European to visit Maui in the Sandwich Islands (now Hawaii)

Explorer James Cook
Explorer
James Cook