Robert Peary

Robert Peary

Name Robert Peary
Profession Explorer
Date of Birth 1970-01-01
Place of Birth Cresson, PA
Age 63 yrs
Death Date 1920-02-20
Birth Sign Taurus

About Robert Peary

He led the first team, along with Matthew Henson, to reach the North Pole.

Early Life Experience of Robert Peary

He was a member of the Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity while attending Bowdoin College.

Trivia Info

His claims of having been the first to reach the North Pole were doubted by skeptics.

Family Life and Relationship

He had a daughter, Marie Ahnighito Peary, in 1893 with an Inuit woman.

Close Associates

He was a critically acclaimed explorer like Christopher Columbus.