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[ 14-12-2003 ] Amunsen Arrived South Pole (14th December 1911)
Roald Amundsen becomes the first explorer to reach the South Pole, beating his British rival, Robert Falcon Scott.
Amundsen, born in Borge, near Oslo, in 1872, was one of the great figures in polar exploration. In 1897.




 
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