Henry Hudson's fame seems to be in inverse proportion to his achievements,
perhaps because of his tragic end. He never ... if any, of the places subsequently
named after him, perhaps not even Hudson Bay. ... they were employed in further
attempts to find the elusive Northwest Passage. ... So, Who Did Discover America
Sir Henry Hudson (died 1611) was an English sea explorer and navigator in the
early 17th century. Hudson made two attempts on behalf of English merchants to
find a ... Hudson discovered the Hudson S...
Jul 8, 2014 ... The Hudson Bay and Hudson River are named after intrepid ... English explorer
Henry Hudson embarked on multiple sailing ... In 1607, the Muscovy Company,
an English firm, entrusted Hudson to find a northern route to Asia. ... Again ice put
an end to his travels, but this time he did not head for home.