John Speke


John Speke
noun
English explorer who with Sir Richard Burton was the first European to explore Lake Tanganyika; he also discovered Lake Victoria and named it (1827-1864)
Syn: ↑Speke, ↑John Hanning Speke
Instance Hypernyms: ↑explorer, ↑adventurer

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  • John Speke — John Hanning Speke John Hanning Speke (* 4. Mai 1827 zu Jordans bei Ilchester in Somerset oder in Bath?; † 15. September 1864 bei Bath) war ein britischer Afrikaforscher. Leben John Hanning Spe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Hanning Speke — (Bideford, 4 mai 1827 Corsham, 15 septembre 1864) était un explorateur anglais de l Afrique de l Est. Il a été officier de l armée britannique en Inde et a effectué trois voyages d exploration en Afr …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Speke — John Hanning Speke John Hanning Speke John Hanning Speke (Bideford, 4 mai 1827 Corsham, 15 septembre 1864) était un explorateur anglais de l Afrique de l Est. Il a été officier de l armée britannique en Inde …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John Hanning Speke — Infobox Person name = John Hannington Speke image size = 180px caption = birth date = May 4 1827 birth place = death date = September 15 1864 death place = occupation = Officer and Explorer spouse = parents = children =John Hannington Speke (May… …   Wikipedia

  • Speke's Weaver — Taxobox name = Speke s Weaver status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 200px image caption = Adult male regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Ploceidae genus = Ploceus genus authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • John Hanning Speke — noun English explorer who with Sir Richard Burton was the first European to explore Lake Tanganyika; he also discovered Lake Victoria and named it (1827 1864) • Syn: ↑Speke, ↑John Speke • Instance Hypernyms: ↑explorer, ↑adventurer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Speke — noun English explorer who with Sir Richard Burton was the first European to explore Lake Tanganyika; he also discovered Lake Victoria and named it (1827 1864) • Syn: ↑John Speke, ↑John Hanning Speke • Instance Hypernyms: ↑explorer, ↑adventurer …   Useful english dictionary

  • John Haning Speker — John Hanning Speke John Hanning Speke (* 4. Mai 1827 zu Jordans bei Ilchester in Somerset oder in Bath?; † 15. September 1864 bei Bath) war ein britischer Afrikaforscher. Leben John Hanning Spe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Speke — John Hanning Speke John Hanning Speke (* 4. Mai 1827 zu Jordans bei Ilchester in Somerset oder in Bath?; † 15. September 1864 bei Bath) war ein britischer Afrikaforscher. Leben John Hanning Sp …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Hanning Speke — Nacimiento 14 de mayo de 1827 …   Wikipedia Español


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