How many expeditions did jacques cartier go on?

Answer Jacques Cartier went on three expeditions in his lifetime. On all three expeditions Cartier went to Canada. His first voyage was in 1534 and lasted 137 days. His second voyage started in May 1535 a... Read More »

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Where is Jacques Cartier from?

Jacques Cartier was a 16th-century French navigator and explorer who discovered the St. Lawrence River in 1535. He was born in 1491 in the city of Saint-Malo in the Brittany region of France. He di... Read More »

When did Jacques Cartier die?

Jacques Cartier, whose explorations of the St. Lawrence River opened up the Canadian interior to colonization, died on Sept. 1, 1557. The navigator and explorer died at Saint-Malo in France, where ... Read More »

How old was Jacques Cartier when he died?

Jacques Cartier lived from Dec. 31, 1491, until Sept. 1, 1557, making him 65 at the time of his death. He was a French navigator who helped establish France's claim on Canada by exploring the Gulf ... Read More »

Where did Jacques Cartier do most of his exploring?

Jacques Cartier, a 16th century French explorer, is best known for his exploration of and treks around the St. Lawrence Seaway, in what is today known as Quebec and Newfoundland. His travels establ... Read More »