Jolliet,Louis


Jolliet,Louis
Jol·li·et also Jo·li·et (jōʹlē-ĕt', jō'lē-ĕtʹ, zhô-lyāʹ), Louis. 1645-1700.
French-Canadian explorer of the upper Mississippi Valley who with Jacques Marquette sighted the Mississippi River on June 17, 1673, and descended it to the mouth of the Arkansas River.

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Universalium. 2010.