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 (ä′mənd-sən, ä′mo͝on-), Roald 1872-1928.
Norwegian explorer who in 1911 became the first person to reach the South Pole.

Amundsen

(Norwegian ˈaːmunsən)
n
(Biography) Roald (ˈrɔald). 1872–1928, Norwegian explorer and navigator, who was the first man to reach the South Pole (1911)

A•mund•sen

(ˈɑ mənd sən, ɑ mən-)

n.
Ro•ald (ˈroʊ ɑl) 1872–1928, Norwegian explorer: discovered the South Pole in 1911.
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1906: Roald Amundsen, the first man to reach the South Pole, completed his sailing round Canada's Northwest Passage.
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Sampling sites included locations in the Ross, Bellingshausen, Amundsen, and western Weddel 1 Seas and along the Western Antarctic Peninsula, covering an over-water distance of more than 5000 km (Fig.
But they had been beaten by Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen.
The race for the South Pole during the summer of 1911/12 was marked by exceptionally high temperature and pressure anomalies experienced by both Amundsen and Scott.
Roald Amundsen 1906 Roald Amundsen, the first person to reach the South Pole, completed his sailing round Canada's Northwest Passage.