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George Vancouver (Explorer) - Age, Birthday, Bio, Facts, Family, Net Worth, Height & More

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George Vancouver
Captain George Vancouver was a British officer of the Royal Navy best known for his 1791–95 expedition, which explored and charted North America's northwestern Pacific Coast regions, including the coasts of what are now the Canadian province of British Columbia as well as the US states of Alaska, Washington and Oregon. He also explored the Hawaiian Islands and the southwest coast of Australia. Vancouver Island, the city of Vancouver in British Columbia, as well as Vancouver, Washington in the United States, are all named for him. Mount Vancouver, on the Canadian–US border between Yukon and Alaska, and New Zealand's sixth-highest mountain, also Mount Vancouver, are also named for him.
BornJune 22, 1757, King's Lynn, Norfolk, Great Britain
DiedMay 10, 1798, Petersham, Surrey, Great Britain
AllegianceGreat Britain
Service/branchRoyal Navy
Commands heldHMSDiscovery (Vancouver Expedition, 1791–1795)

About George Vancouver

Explorer George Vancouver was born on June 22, 1757 in England (He dies at the age of 40, on May 19, 1798).

The coasts of Washington, Oregon, and British Columbia were sketched out by a Royal Navy officer.

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George Vancouver before becoming famous

George Vancouver was born in the Zodiac sign Cancer (The Crab), and 1757 is also the year of Ox (牛) in the Chinese Zodiac.

The Royal Navy tasked him with surveying the Pacific Coast of North America and locating any rivers that connected the Pacific to the Atlantic.

Achievement of George Vancouver

He called Mount Hood after a section of the Columbia River that he plotted out.

George Vancouver's Family, Spouse, Dating and Relationship

John Jasper Vancouver, his father, worked as a customs collector in King's Lynn.

George Vancouver Collabed with

On an expedition with Explorer James Cook, he received his first ship duty.

George Vancouver Income & Net worth

George Vancouver's income mainly comes from the work that created his reputation: an explorer. Networth of George Vancouver in 2023 is 5,000,000$+. He is Millionaire!

George Vancouver Height and Weight

How tall is George Vancouver? At the age of 40, George Vancouver height is 5'7" (1.7m).

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Latest information about George Vancouver updated on March 22 2023.