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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How many ships did Jacques Cartier command?

Jacques Cartier was in charge of two ships on his first mission. There were 61 crew members on board the two ships. He was commissioned by the King of France to search for a passage to the Orient.S... Read More »

Who are the parents of Jacques Cartier?

Jacques Cartier, famous explorer of what is now Canada, was born in France in 1491. His father was Jamet Cartier, eldest son of Jean Cartier. Jacques' mother was Geseline Jansart. Jacques was the... 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 »

Where did Jacques Cartier land?

Jacques Cartier, a French explorer, landed on the Gulf of St. Lawrence in Canada during his first voyage to North America in 1534. He also explored Prince Edward Island, the St. Lawrence River and ... Read More »