oct 19, 1667 - Marquette
Born: June 1st, 1637
Permission: From France
Motivation: To study the Montagnais language
Where did he go?: Quebec, Canada 1667
Accomplishments: Crossed Lake Michigan in a canoe into the Fox river, canoed from the Fox river to the Wisconsin river, and then paddled from the Wisconsin river to the Mississippi river.
Interesting Fact: Died at the age of 37 years old
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