Helmer Hanssen

Helmer Hanssen : biography 24 September 1870 - 2 August 1956 Helmer Julius Hanssen (24 September 1870 – 2 August 1956) was a...

Diogo de Azambuja

Diogo de Azambuja : biography 1432 - 1518 Diogo de Azambuja (born Montemor-o-Velho, 1432; died 1518) was a Portuguese noble. He was...

Jorge Álvares

Jorge Álvares : biography - July 8, 1521 Jorge Álvares (died July 8, 1521) is credited as the first European explorer to...

Gustav Nachtigal

Gustav Nachtigal : biography 23 February 1834 - 20 April 1885 Gustav Nachtigal (23 February 1834 – 20 April 1885) was a German explorer...

Pedro Álvares Cabral

Pedro Álvares Cabral : biography c. 1467 or 1468 - c. 1520 Pedro Álvares Cabral ( or ; c. 1467 or 1468 – c. 1520)...

Diego de Montemayor

Diego de Montemayor : biography 1530 - 1611 Diego de Montemayor ( 1530 – 1610)Encicloregia de la Dirección de Cultura del Municipio de...

Juan Crespí

Juan Crespí : biography March 1, 1721 - January 1, 1782 Father Juan Crespí (March 1, 1721 – January 1, 1782) was a...

Edmund Kennedy

Edmund Kennedy : biography 5 September 1818 - 23 December 1848 Edmund Besley Court Kennedy J. P. (5 September 1818 – December 1848)...

Vitus Bering

Vitus Bering : biography 5 August 1681 - 8 December 1741 Vitus Jonassen Bering (baptised 5 August 1681 in Horsens, Denmark – 8 December...

John Rae (explorer)

John Rae (explorer) : biography 30 September 1813 - 22 July 1893 John Rae (Inuktitut   English: “long strider”) (30 September 1813 – 22 July...