John Hanning Speke born

Happened: 1827-05-04


Speke was born on 4 May 1827 at Orleigh Court, Buckland Brewer, near Bideford, North Devon.


NameDate of BirthDate of DeathShort Biography
John Hanning Speke 18271864an English explorer and officer in the British Indian Army who made three exploratory expeditions to Africa