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Captain James Cook was a British explorer who discovered many regions of the Pacific Ocean.[2]

James Cook (Earth-616) from Punisher War Journal Vol 1 17 001
James Cook (Earth-616) from Punisher War Journal Vol 1 17 002

In 1770, Cook took possession of Australia in the name of Great Britain.[1]

In 1774, Cook observed the coastline of Antarctica. This event was observed by soothsayer Nostradamus.[3]

In 1778, Cook discovered the Hawaiian Islands. At first the native Hawaiians thought that Cook was one of their "Gods".[4]

In 1779, on his return trip the natives reacted negatively when his mortal nature was finally revealed. Cook was killed, dismembered and eaten by the natives.[4]



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