BirthdayJune 7, 1879

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Knud Rasmussen

    Full name: Knud Rasmussen
    Also known as: Knud Johan Victor Rasmussen, Knud Rasmussen, Rasmussen, Knud
    Professions: Danish explorer and anthropologist
    Nationality: Greenlandic, Denmark

  2. Knud Rasmussen Death information

    Died: Thursday, 21st of December, 1933 (Age: 54)

  3. Knud Rasmussen Biography

    Knud Johan Victor Rasmussen (June 7, 1879 – December 21, 1933) was a Danish polar explorer and anthropologist. He has been called the "father of Eskimology" and was the first European to cross the Northwest Passage via dog sled. He remains well known in Greenland, Denmark and among Canadian Inuit.

  4. Knud Rasmussen Family

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