John C Fremont

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Birthday
21, 1813
Birthplace
Savannah, GA
Death Date
Jul 13, 1890 (77)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
21, 1813
Birthplace
Savannah, GA
Death Date
Jul 13, 1890 (77)

About

Known as The Great Pathfinder, he mapped most of the Oregon Trail.

Before Fame

He spent several early expeditions surveying the Western United States.

Trivia

His Oregon Trail expedition proved instrumental to settling California.

Family Life

In 1841, he married Jessie Benton Fremont.

Associated With

James K. Polk appointed him as the military governor of California.