Richard Chancellor

(d. 1556) explorer

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(d. 1556),

English Arctic explorer. Following early sailing experience around the Mediterranean, in 1553 he joined Willoughby's expedition to find a north-east passage to the Orient. He sailed into the ...

Subjects: World History.

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