Bear GryllsBear Grylls
07 June 1974, British
Adventurer
Jacques CousteauJacques Cousteau
11 June 1910, French
French Explorer

Frederik, Crown Prince of DenmarkFrederik, Crown Prince of Denmark
26 May 1968, Danish
Eldest Son of Queen of Denmark Margrethe II

Peter FreuchenPeter Freuchen
02 February 1886, Danish, American
Explorer

Fridtjof NansenFridtjof Nansen
10 October 1861, Norwegian
Explorer

Knud RasmussenKnud Rasmussen
07 June 1879, Greenlander
Explorer
Henry GannettHenry Gannett
24 August 1846, American
Geographers, Explorers

Christopher Johnson McCandlessChris McCandless
12 February 1968, American
American adventurer

Sylvia EarleSylvia Earle
30 August 1935, American
Marine biologist
Jon KrakauerJon Krakauer
12 April 1954, American
Journalist, Explorer, Writer

Josh GatesJosh Gates
10 August 1977, American
Explorer, Photographer
Steve BackshallSteve Backshall
21 April 1973, British
Naturalist

Ben FogleBen Fogle
03 November 1973, British
Explorer, Television presenter, Writer

Ranulph FiennesRanulph Fiennes
07 March 1944, British
Explorer, Writer, Athletics competitor

Richard E. ByrdRichard E. Byrd
25 October 1888, American
Naval officer

Reinhold MessnerReinhold Messner
17 September 1944, Italian
Explorer, Politician, Writer, Mountaineer
Scott FischerScott Fischer
24 December 1955, American
Explorer, Rock climber

Colin BakerColin Baker
08 June 1943, British
Actor, Explorer, Film actor

Philippe CousteauPhilippe Cousteau
30 December 1940, French
Explorer

Ed StaffordEd Stafford
26 December 1975, British
Explorer
Charley BoormanCharley Boorman
23 August 1966, British
TV presenter

Steve FossettSteve Fossett
22 April 1944, American
Businessman
Conrad AnkerConrad Anker
27 November 1962, American
Explorer, Writer

Jean RaspailJean Raspail
05 July 1925, French
Writer, Journalist, Explorer, Conspiracy theorist,

Ellen MacArthurEllen MacArthur
08 July 1976, British
Sailor
Robyn DavidsonRobyn Davidson
06 September 1950, Australian
Explorer, Writer

Laura DekkerLaura Dekker
20 September 1995, German, New Zealander
Explorer
Jean-Michel CousteauJean-Michel Cousteau
06 May 1938, French
Explorer

Junko TabeiJunko Tabei
22 September 1939, Japanese
Explorer, Mountaineer

Jordan RomeroJordan Romero
12 July 1996, American
Explorer, Writer, Mountaineer
Joshua SlocumJoshua Slocum
20 February 1844, Canadian
Seaman

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Jessica WatsonJessica Watson
18 May 1993, Australian, New Zealander
Explorer, Writer, Blogger, Autobiographer
Mike HornMike Horn
16 July 1966, Swiss, South African
Explorer

Jamling Tenzing NorgayJamling Tenzing Norgay
23 April 1965, Indian
Explorer

George LoweGeorge Lowe
15 January 1924, New Zealander
Mountaineer

Gavin MenziesGavin Menzies
14 August 1937, British
Explorer, Submariner, Historian, Writer
Robin Knox-JohnstonRobin Knox-Johnston
17 March 1939, British
Explorer
Bernard MoitessierBernard Moitessier
10 April 1925, French
Explorer, Writer

Ann BancroftAnn Bancroft
29 September 1955, American
Author

Walter BonattiWalter Bonatti
22 June 1930, Italian
Mountaineer, Explorer, Photographer, Mountain

Edward John EyreEdward John Eyre
05 August 1815, British
Explorer
Freya StarkFreya Stark
31 January 1893, French, Italian, British
Explorer

Frederick CookFrederick Cook
10 June 1865, American
Explorer

Frederick SelousFrederick Selous
31 December 1851, British
Explorer

Maurice HerzogMaurice Herzog
15 January 1919, French
Politician, Explorer

Adolphus GreelyAdolphus Greely
27 March 1844, American
Army Officer
Francis YounghusbandFrancis Younghusband
31 May 1863, British
Army Officer

Mary KingsleyMary Kingsley
13 October 1862, British
Writer
Nicholas BriggsNicholas Briggs
29 September 1961, British
Explorer, Actor, Voice actor, Composer, Film

Pierre Savorgnan de BrazzaPierre Savorgnan de Brazza
26 January 1852, French, Italian
Explorer

Wanda RutkiewiczWanda Rutkiewicz
04 February 1943, Polish
Explorer, Sportsperson, Q20683322, Mountaineer
Edward WhymperEdward Whymper
27 April 1840, British
Mountaineer

William BeebeWilliam Beebe
29 July 1877, American
Ornithologist
Roy Chapman AndrewsRoy Chapman Andrews
26 January 1884, American
Explorer

Achille CompagnoniAchille Compagnoni
26 September 1914, Italian
Explorer, Biathlete, Ski mountaineer

Prince Luigi Amedeo, Duke of the AbruzziPrince Luigi Amedeo, Duke of the Abruzzi
29 January 1873, Italian
Mountaineer

Umberto NobileUmberto Nobile
21 January 1885, Italian
Explorer, Aerospace engineer, Politician, Military

Carl PetersCarl Peters
27 September 1856, German
Explorer
Dougal HastonDougal Haston
19 April 1940, British
Explorer

Cândido RondonCândido Rondon
05 May 1865, Brazilian
Explorer

Peter HabelerPeter Habeler
22 July 1942, Austrian
Explorer, Mountaineer

Hubert WilkinsHubert Wilkins
31 October 1888, Australian
Explorer
Bradford WashburnBradford Washburn
07 June 1910, American
Mountaineer

David FairchildDavid Fairchild
07 April 1869, American
Botanist
Harry JohnstonHarry Johnston
12 June 1858, British
Botanist

Helge IngstadHelge Ingstad
30 December 1899, Norwegian
Explorer

Otto SchmidtOtto Schmidt
30 September 1891, Russian
Scientist
Paul SerenoPaul Sereno
11 October 1957, American
Professor

Aleksandr KolchakAleksandr Kolchak
16 November 1874, Russian
Admiral
Ralph Alger BagnoldRalph Alger Bagnold
03 April 1896, British
Explorer

Vivian FuchsVivian Fuchs
11 February 1908, British
Explorer

Lee Rogers BergerLee Rogers Berger
22 December 1965, American, South African
Paleoanthropologist
Hermann WissmannHermann Wissmann
04 September 1853, German
Explorer

Lincoln EllsworthLincoln Ellsworth
12 May 1880, American
Explorer
Edgeworth DavidEdgeworth David
28 January 1858, Australian
Geologist

Wally HerbertWally Herbert
24 October 1934, British
Explorer

Luis MardenLuis Marden
25 January 1913, American
Photographer

Jean-Baptiste CharcotJean-Baptiste Charcot
15 July 1867, French
Scientist
Frank PiaseckiFrank Piasecki
24 October 1919, American
Engineer
George W. MelvilleGeorge W. Melville
10 January 1841, American
Engineer

Carl Ben EielsonCarl Ben Eielson
20 July 1897, American
Aviator

Ardito DesioArdito Desio
18 April 1897, Italian
Explorer

Francis McClintockFrancis McClintock
08 July 1819, British
Explorer
Finn RonneFinn Ronne
20 December 1899, American
Explorer

Philippe Cousteau, Jr.Philippe Cousteau, Jr.
20 January 1980, American
Environmental Advocate

Jean-Baptiste MarchandJean-Baptiste Marchand
02 November 1863, French
Soldier and explorer

Adrien de GerlacheAdrien de Gerlache
02 August 1866, Belgian
Naval Officer

Thomas MackenzieThomas Mackenzie
10 March 1853, New Zealander
Prime Minister
Otto NordenskjöldOtto Nordenskjöld
06 December 1869, Swedish
Geologist

Anthony SmithAnthony Smith
30 March 1926, British
Writer
Charles R. BurtonCharles R. Burton
13 December 1942, British
Explorer

Auguste PavieAuguste Pavie
31 May 1847, French
Explorer
Wilhelm FilchnerWilhelm Filchner
13 September 1877, German
Officer
Charles Montagu DoughtyCharles Montagu Doughty
19 August 1843, British
Poet