Henry Hudson

The sailor who discovered Manhatten Island

His Life

Sir Henry Hudson was a English sea explorer and a navigator in the 17th century.Hudson made two attempts on behalf of English merchants to find a prospective Northwest passage Cathay via,a route above the Arctic Circle.

More information about Henry Hudson

  • Born in England
  • Died in June 1611,Hudson Bay
  • Spouse is Katherine Hudson
  • Son is John Hudson
  • Speaks English

Landmarks named after Henry Hudson

Life Of Henry Hudson