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Francis Drake
c.1540-1596
UK
97.5%
Walter Raleigh
c.1554-1618
UK
97.5%
Christopher Columbus
1451-1506
Italy
96.5%
Marco Polo
c.1254-1324
Italy
96.4%
Francisco Pizarro
c.1471 or 1476-1541
Spain
96.2%
Juan Ponce de León
1474-1521
Spain
96.2%
James Cook
1728-1779
UK
96%
Jacques Cartier
1491-1557
France
95.4%
Pytheas of Massalia
c.350-c.285 BC
France
95.4%
Vasco da Gama
1460 or 1469-1524
Portugal
94.5%
Ferdinand Magellan
1480-1521
Portugal
94.5%
Roald Amundsen
1872-1928
Norway
94.5%
Fridtjof Nansen
1861-1930
Norway
94.5%
Vitus Bering
1681-1741
USA
90.8%
Christopher Columbus
1451-1506
1492
84.4%
Ferdinand Magellan
1480-1521
Pacific Ocean
84.1%
Jacques Cartier
1491-1557
Canada
83.3%
David Livingstone
1813-1873
UK
82.3%
Robert Falcon Scott
1868-1912
UK
82.3%
Leif Ericson
c.970-c.1020
North America
82.2%
Alexander von Humboldt
1769-1859
Germany
81.8%
Leif Ericson
c.970-c.1020
Iceland
81.5%
Ferdinand Magellan
1480-1521
South America
78.5%
Christopher Columbus
1451-1506
Santa María
78.3%
Abel Tasman
1603-1659
New Zealand
77.1%
Roald Amundsen
1872-1928
Arctic Ocean
76.8%
Francisco Pizarro
c.1471 or 1476-1541
Inca
76.4%
Marco Polo
c.1254-1324
Silk Road
76.4%
Vasco da Gama
1460 or 1469-1524
India
75.7%
Vitus Bering
1681-1741
Denmark
75.5%
David Livingstone
1813-1873
Victoria Falls
74.3%
Juan Ponce de León
1474-1521
Fountain of Youth
72.2%
Juan Ponce de León
1474-1521
Florida
72.1%
Ernest Shackleton
1874-1922
Antarctica
71.5%
Walter Raleigh
c.1554-1618
Virginia
71.1%
Ernest Shackleton
1874-1922
Ireland
69.9%
Vitus Bering
1681-1741
Scurvy
68.1%
Roald Amundsen
1872-1928
South Pole
67.7%
Pytheas of Massalia
c.350-c.285 BC
The Moon
67.6%
Vitus Bering
1681-1741
Navy
65.8%
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Abel Tasman
1603-1659
Netherlands
64.9%
Fridtjof Nansen
1861-1930
Skiing
63.7%
Abel Tasman
1603-1659
Tasmania
63.5%
Leif Ericson
c.970-c.1020
Christianity
61.2%
Christopher Columbus
1451-1506
Dominica
61.2%
Fridtjof Nansen
1861-1930
Greenland
60.1%
Fridtjof Nansen
1861-1930
Peace
59.5%
Francisco Pizarro
c.1471 or 1476-1541
Lima
59.4%
Leif Ericson
c.970-c.1020
Erik the Red
59.2%
Walter Raleigh
c.1554-1618
El Dorado
54%
Francisco Pizarro
c.1471 or 1476-1541
Hernán Cortés
53.2%
Roald Amundsen
1872-1928
Northwest Passage
51.8%
Jacques Cartier
1491-1557
Saint Lawrence
50.1%
Marco Polo
c.1254-1324
Venice
49.5%
David Livingstone
1813-1873
Henry Stanley
48.5%
Jacques Cartier
1491-1557
Montreal
46.4%
Francis Drake
c.1540-1596
Spanish Armada
45.1%
James Cook
1728-1779
Hawaiian Islands
41.6%
Ferdinand Magellan
1480-1521
Philippines
39.6%
Pytheas of Massalia
c.350-c.285 BC
Baltic Sea
38.9%
Alexander von Humboldt
1769-1859
Thomas Jefferson
38%
Walter Raleigh
c.1554-1618
James I
37.8%
Robert Falcon Scott
1868-1912
Four
37.5%
Pytheas of Massalia
c.350-c.285 BC
Midnight
35.2%
David Livingstone
1813-1873
Zambezi
33.8%
Juan Ponce de León
1474-1521
Puerto Rico
29.2%
James Cook
1728-1779
Botany Bay
28.3%
Robert Falcon Scott
1868-1912
Terra Nova
26.5%
Francis Drake
c.1540-1596
Golden Hind
24.4%
Marco Polo
c.1254-1324
Kublai Khan
23.7%
Robert Falcon Scott
1868-1912
Ross Ice Shelf
21.7%
Vasco da Gama
1460 or 1469-1524
Goa
20.7%
Alexander von Humboldt
1769-1859
Penguin
18.1%
Alexander von Humboldt
1769-1859
Orinoco
17.5%
James Cook
1728-1779
HMS Endeavour
15.1%
Abel Tasman
1603-1659
New Holland
13.6%
Vasco da Gama
1460 or 1469-1524
Bartolomeu Dias
12.5%
Ernest Shackleton
1874-1922
South Georgia
10.9%
Ernest Shackleton
1874-1922
Endurance
9.4%
Francis Drake
c.1540-1596
El Draque
4%

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