Meriwether Lewis

Soldier/Public Administrator Meriwether Lewis

Profession: Soldier/Public Administrator

United States of America

Why Famous: Known for his role as the leader of specially-established unit of the US Army called "Corps of Discovery" with William Clark.

Born: August 18, 1774
Birthplace: Ivy, Virginia, USA
Star Sign: Leo

Died: October 11, 1809 (aged 35)
Cause of Death: Suicide

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