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Famous Explorers : 

Famous Explorers By:Miranda Kishel

Henry Hudson : 

Henry Hudson Born in 1565 Died in 1611 Explored the Artic Ocean and North eastern North America Hudson River is named after him Hudson Strait is named after him Hudson Bay is named after him

Christopher Columbus : 

Christopher Columbus Born in 1451 Died in 1506 Italian Explorer Sailed Atlantic Ocean in 1492 looking for The Spice Islands Lead Expedition with the Nina, Pinta, and Santa Maria

Marco Polo : 

Marco Polo Born in 1254 Died in 1324 Italian Voyager One of the first Europeans to travel across Asia Spent about 24 years traveling

Edwin Aldrin Jr. : 

Edwin Aldrin Jr. Born in 1930 Edwin is still alive today 2nd Man to walk on the Moon Full name is Edwin Eugene Aldrin Nickname is Buzz Launched on 11/11/1966 Landed on moon on 7/20/69

Neil Armstrong : 

Neil Armstrong Born in 1930 He is still alive today 1st person to walk on the moon Piloted NASA’s Apollo 11 mission Armstrong said the famous words , “One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind” when he first stepped on the moon in 1966

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