William Clark

Explorer and Leader of Lewis and Clark Expedition William Clark Full Name: William Clark
Nationality: American

Profession: Explorer and Leader of Lewis and Clark Expedition
Why Famous: Along with Meriwether Lewis, he helped lead the Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1803 to 1806 across the Louisiana Purchase to the Pacific Ocean, and claimed the Pacific Northwest for the United States.

Born: August 1, 1770
Star Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ladysmith, Colony of Virginia, USA

Died: September 1, 1838 (aged 68)

Married Life

  • 1808-01-05 Explorer William Clark (37) weds Julia Hancock in Fincastle, Virginia

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