| This Year In|
- Raymond Hawkins, known as Raymond Love-of-the-Goddess, is born in the English village of Woolegrave. He will eventually become the first of the Children of Gaia to arrive in Australia.
- Captain James Cook and the crew of the Endeavour sail up the eastern coast of Australia, round Cape York, and land at Botany Bay.
- March 5: The Boston Massacre takes place in Boston, Massachusetts, putting many events in motion which will culminate in the American Revolution. A group of Brujah revolutionaries in league with Sabbat forces from Maine helped to instigate the conflict over the next several centuries in order to challenge Ventrue dominance of the northern colonies.