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James Cook
   was captain of   
The Endeavour
(1728 – 1779) was an English explorer, navigator, cartographer and Captain in the Royal Navy. Cook was the first to map Newfoundland prior to making three voyages to the Pacific Ocean during which he achieved the first European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia & the Hawaiian Islands as well as the first recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand.[
Captain James Cook
      
Was the First European to Discover Eastern and Northern Australia
He also the first European to discover most of the 2 main Islands of New Zealand and mapped much of the Pacific. He was killed on The Sandwich Island now known as Hawaii. His ship returned to England without him
Captain James Cook
   lifespan was   
1728-1779
English explorer, navigator and cartographer.
James Cook
   was born in   
Marton, England
1728-1779. A British naval captain and navigator, was one of the world’s greatest explorers
James Cook
   was/were the first   
To Cross the Antarctic Circle
1773
1768
      
Captain James Cook's First Voyage Started
British navigator and explorer visited Tahiti, New Zealand and Australia






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