James Cook

James Cook
1728 - 1779

James Cook  British Explorer

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James Cook passed away on 14th Feb 1779 aged 50.

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James Cook is a 50 year old British Explorer. Born on 27th October, 1728 in Marton, Yorkshire, England, he is famous for Had the first European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands, and the first recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand. . His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

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First Name James
Last Name Cook
Full Name at Birth James Cook
Alternative Name Captain James Cook, FRS, RN
Age 50 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th October, 1728
Birthplace Marton, Yorkshire, England
Died 14th February, 1779
Place of Death Hawaii
Cause of Death Fight with Hawaiians
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Nationality British
Occupation Explorer
Claim to Fame Had the first European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands, and the first recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand.

Captain James Cook, FRS, RN (7 November 1728 – 14 February 1779) was a British explorer, navigator and cartographer who ultimately rose to the rank of captain in the Royal Navy. Cook made detailed maps of Newfoundland prior to making three voyages to the Pacific Ocean, during which he achieved the first European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands, as well as the first recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand.

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