Sentence Examples with the word vitus bering

The Cossack Simon Dezhneff is thought to have made a voyage, in the summer of 1648, from the river Kolyma, through Bering Strait (which was rediscovered by Vitus Bering in 1728) to Anadyr.

In September 1740 Vitus Bering sailed from Okhotsk on a second Arctic voyage with George William Steller on board as naturalist.

Horsens is the birthplace of the navigator Vitus Bering or Behring (1680), the Arctic explorer.