Explorer - Aaron By cmcgeh Jul 16, 1872 birth He was born in the town of Borge,Norway. Jan 1, 1886 teenager Wanted to become an exploer because he read a book about one. Jan 1, 1893 college Studied at Norway Christanna Univsity. Jan 1, 1903 adult Ships name was the gjoa.It was 47 tons.He had a crew of 6 on the boat. Dec 14, 1911 antiartica reached antiartica sailing though the northwest passage. Jan 1, 1928 death His airplane had crahed into the artic.He was 56 when he died.