Jacques Cartier
Born-1491external image images?q=tbn:ANd9GcS6y-O_4JdT74v7khFG6l_sHfTG1Q-oejvVgGYsJHQcwH4E5lW_Eg
Death-1557
Years he traveled-1534-1535-1545

Facts:He had 1 ship Grande Hermine 61men,The boats weighed 60 tons,He died when he was 78.

He was born in- France,Saint Malo.

His goal- Was to find a route to the Pacific Ocean through North America (a north western passage) But sadly he didn't find one.

He did not mean to travel all the way to Vinland.