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Albert Yu-Min Lin

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Ernest Shackleton

Irish Antarctic explorer who became a hero without ever accomplishing his dream of crossing the Antarctic. Ernest Shackleton was born on February 15, 1874, in Kilkea, Ireland. He was on the expedition that sent Roald Amundsen to become the first…

Alexander Mackenzie

Explorer who became the first European explorer to cross North America from East to West above the Mexico border. Alexander Mackenzie was born on March 28, 1764, in Scotland. His expedition took place a full ten years before that of…

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John McKinlay

Remembered for his nineteenth-century exploration of Australia, this Scottish-born adventurer is particularly notable for his involvement in the search and rescue effort following the disastrous Burke and Wills expedition of the early 1860s. John McKinlay was born on August 26,…

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Cornelis Dehoutman

Dutch explorer who set to open a spice route to the East Indies that was tightly controlled by Portugal. Cornelis Dehoutman was born on April 2, 1565 in Netherlands. Marco Polo was another key figure in opening up the spice…

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Samuel Baker

British explorer who helped to find the source of the Nile River. Samuel Baker was born on June 8, 1821 in England. He was a friend of fellow explorer Henry Morton Stanley . He lived on the island of Mauritius…

Charles Debrille

Called the Father of Arizona, his trailblazing and lobbying helped to establish the territory, and eventually the state. Charles Debrille was born on April 20, 1825, in Kentucky. He was the first in a line of great Arizona politicians, including…

Arthur Phillip

British admiral who founded the first permanent European settlement in Australia, a convict settlement that eventually became Sydney. Arthur Phillip was born on October 11, 1738, in England. Ernest Giles also helped the British colonize Australia, with his explorations of…

Francis Garnier

French naval officer who explored the Mekong river in what is now Vietnam. Francis Garnier was born on July 25, 1839, in France. Nicolas Baudin was another well-known French explorer. He served on an expedition to China, where he explored…

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Charles Wilkes

Naval officer who explored the part of Antarctic that is now named after him. Charles Wilkes was born on April 3, 1798 in New York City, NY. He was part of the Colombian Institute for the Promotion of Arts and…

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Robert Peary

He led the first team, along with Matthew Henson , to reach the North Pole. Robert Peary was born on May 6, 1856 in Cresson, PA. He was a critically acclaimed explorer like Christopher Columbus. He was a member of…

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George Back

He made four expeditions to North America’s polar coast, exploring the region as part of John Franklin ‘s expedition. George Back was born on November 6, 1796 in England. His companion for his first two expeditions would later venture off…

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Alby Mangels

Notable for his World Safari series of documentary travel films, this adventurer expressed his conservationist philosophy in his work. In addition to his successful films, he published a companion book titled Alby Mangels’ World Safari and was the subject of…

Sven Hedin

A highly accomplished Swedish explorer who published books about his travels all over Asia and the Middle East. Sven Hedin was born on February 19, 1865, in Sweden. Like Oscar Schindler, he helped out Jews persecuted by Germany in WWII….

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Edmund Lockyer

Remembered for his early nineteenth-century expeditions to Western Australia, this English explorer and military man served during the 1850s in the New South Wales Legislative Council. Edmund Lockyer was born on January 21, 1784 in England. He and Ernest Giles…

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Ed Stafford

He set a Guinness recorded by walking the entire length of the Amazon river from its source to where it enters the sea. Ed Stafford was born on December 26, 1975 in England. Bear Grylls, the host of the adventure…