Hurtigruten's 20,889 gross tonnage, state-ofthe-art hybrid vessel Roald Amundsen
was launched at Norway's Kleven Yard at Ulsteinvik.
1912: British explorer Captain Scott reached the South Pole - only to find the Norwegian Roald Amundsen
had arrived a month earlier.
1911: Roald Amundsen
, Norwegian explorer, became the first man to reach the South Pole - 35 days ahead of Captain Scott.
1911: The expedition led by Roald Amundsen
, Norwegian explorer, became the first men to reach the South Pole - just 35 days ahead of Captain Scott's expedition.
1906 - Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen
discovers the Magnetic South Pole.
12 -- Born in Villa Marie, Cardiff, Roald was named after the polar explorer Roald Amundsen
1906 Roald Amundsen
, the first person to reach the South Pole, completed his sailing round Canada's Northwest Passage.
Unlike more famous Polar explorers like Robert Peary, Robert Falcon Scott, and Roald Amundsen
, there's been no full-length, English-language biography of the adventurer Knud Rasmussen until now.
Edvard Munch, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Roald Amundsen
, Liv Ullman, the one from Abba who isn't blonde, Roald Dahl, can you hear me?
blew his inheritance exploring the Northwest Passage.
In which year did Roald Amundsen
lead the first team to reach the South Pole?
The first men to arrive at the South Pole were Roald Amundsen
, Norwegian explorer, and Robert Falcon Scott, an Englishman, in 1911.