Biography - A Short Wiki
He led the first team, along with Matthew Henson, to reach the North Pole.
He was a member of the Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity while attending Bowdoin College.
His claims of having been the first to reach the North Pole were doubted by skeptics.
He had a daughter, Marie Ahnighito Peary, in 1893 with an Inuit woman.
He was a critically acclaimed explorer like Christopher Columbus.
How did Robert Peary die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||63 years|
|Death date||February 20, 1920|
|Place of death||Washington, D.C., United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|