Sir Henry Morton Stanley

Welsh journalist and explorer who led an expedition to Africa in search of David Livingstone and found him in Tanzania in 1871; he and Livingstone together tried to find the source of the Nile River (1841-1904)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑journalist, ↑explorer, ↑adventurer

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