Arctic

Umberto Nobile

Umberto Nobile

  The conquest of the North Pole performed by Umberto Nobile is a milestone in the history of Arctic exploration. Born January 21, 1885 at Lauro in the Irpinia region, after earning a...

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Roald Amundsen

Roald Amundsen

  Roald Amundsen, was born on 16 July 1872 at Borge, near Oslo. According to his family expectations he should dedicate himself to the medical studies, but he joined the Navy and the case...

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Fridtjof Nansen

Fridtjof Nansen

  He was born and raised on the outskirts of Christiania, the modern Oslo. His childhood was not too difficult because his family was wealthy but he received a simple education and learned...

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