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Paweł Strzelecki

Sir Paweł Edmund Strzelecki KCMG CB FRS FRGS DCL, also known as Paul Edmund de Strzelecki and Sir Paul Strzelecki, was a Polish explorer, geologist, humanitarian, environmentalist, nobleman, scientist, businessman and philanthropist who in 1845 also became a British subject. He is noted for his contributions to the exploration of Australia, particularly the Snowy Mountains and Tasmania, and for climbing and naming the highest – 2228 metres – mountain on the... Read More

BornJuly 24, 1797
Glausche, Posen, Prussia
(now Poland)
DiedOctober 6, 1873 (aged 76)
London, United Kingdom
NationalityPolish, British Citizen from 1845
OccupationGeographer, geologist, explorer


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