Memorial in Kealakekua Bay, Big Island, Hawaii commemorating Captain James Cook. d. 1779
State Historical Park, Kealakekua Bay, Big Island, Hawaii, Rest of the World
'NEAR THIS SPOT / CAPT JAMES COOK / WAS KILLED / FEBRUARY 14, 1779 / TABLET DEDICATED / AUGUST 18.1928 BY COOK SEQUICENTENNIAL / COMMISSION'
Date of Death: 14/2/1779
Cause of Death: Killed by indigenous people
Rank / Occupation: Captain RN
Organisation: Royal Navy