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Marco Polo

Marco Polo, Venetian: [ˈmaɾko ˈpolo], Italian: [ˈmarko ˈpɔːlo]; September 15, 1254 – January 8, 1324) was a Venetian merchant, explorer, and writer who travelled through Asia along the Silk Road between 1271 and 1295. His travels are recorded in The Travels of Marco Polo, a book that described to Europeans the then mysterious culture and inner workings of the Eastern world, including the wealth and great size of the Mongol Empire and China in the... Read More

BornSeptember 15, 1254
Venice, Republic of Venice
DiedJanuary 8, 1324 (aged 69)
Venice, Republic of Venice
OccupationMerchant, explorer, writer


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