Top 20 Explorer celebrities in Canada
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Explorer celebrities [Updated March 6, 2021].
Peter Skene Ogden was born
on February 12, 1790
in Quebec City, Canada.
He was a key figure in the exploration of Utah and the neighboring regions.
Louis Jolliet was born
on September 21, 1645
He presumably died on the journey back home when he went looking for his brother, Jake.
Vilhjalmur Stefansson was born
on November 3, 1879
Instead of thinking of the North Pole as a frozen wilderness with uncivilized natives, he called it the Polar Mediterranean where three continents joined together.
Robert Bartlett was born
on August 15, 1875
He was on the ill-fated Karluk expedition when their leader abandoned the group. Bartlett led the other members of the expedition to safety.
J. Deweysoper was born
on May 5, 1893
With help from the native tribes, he discovered where Canada's Blue Geese bred.