What french man who explored the lower Mississippi River valley?
Which explorer traveled the length of the Mississippi River in the late 1600s and claimed the entire Mississippi Valley for France?
In 1682. the French explorer La Salle (René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle) continued the expeditions of Marquette and Joliet, when he and Henri di Tonti reached the mouth of the Mississippi at the Gulf of Mexico, claiming the Mississippi Valley for France as La Louisiane (Louisiana). He died in 1687 in Texas, where he had established a colony after failing to locate the Mississippi delta in the sprawling Gulf of Mexico.
Hernando de soto explored the Mississippi river he explored Florida he was born in 1496 in baretty Spain he died may 21 on the Mississippi river because of a fever his sponsers are Spain:fransisco Pizarro he explored Florida 1514 he traveled on a boat he had 300 men in his group he explored for wealth and respect he explored America for a sea way to china to trade goods he found the Mississippi river he…