Jacques Cartier Was born in St.Malo Brittany North of France on 31st December 1491 . His death was in St. Malo in 1557 . Jacques Cartier on his expedition boat .
King Francis the First asked to this French Navigater to sail from Europe to Asia . He was the first one to describe the gulf of St. Lawrence and the shores of the St. Lawrence river ,wich He named CANADA!!!!!!!
He would make three voyages to North America . In all have numerous encounters with the native people , like Iroquois Tribe (indians.) local plants and learnt how to cure scorbut illness (Missing Vitamine C .)
Jacques Cartier built diplomatic relations with the native people during these different voyage.