Sir Douglas Mawson was born the 5th of May 1882 at Brighton United Kingdom and died on 14 October 1958 at Brighton.
Sir Douglas Mawson was an Australian scientist and am explorer of the Antarctic. He was born at York Shire on May the 5th 1882 and his parents took him to Sydney when he was at the age around 4 years old and then he was educated at Fort Street High School.
Sir Douglas Mawson went to explore Antarctica with Sir Ernest Shackleton on his expedition and exploring the location of the South Magnetic Pole. Sir Douglas Mawson was one of the first explorers to explore Antarctica