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Can you provide the LAST NAME of these famous explorers back through time?

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HintExplorer Last NameYear
Deep sea explorer includes discovery of RMS Titanic1985
First man on the moon1969
First person to orbit the earth1961
Exploration of life under the sea1950s
First to reach Mount Everest summit1953
Led expeditions that first reached South & North Poles1911 & 1926
Physician & Missionary crossed Africa from east to west1849-53
HintExplorer Last NameYear
Led the exploration of western USA1804
Explored and mapped Australia,New Zealand,Hawaii1770s
First circumnavigation expedition around the world1519
Found sea route around Africa from Europe to India1498
Reached the Americas trying to find westward route to East Indies from Europe1492
Venetian merchant began exploration of central Asia and China~1265
First European to land in North America~1001

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