Matthew Henson

About Matthew Henson

Birth Day: August 8, 1866
Birth Place: MD
Birth Sign: Leo

Matthew Henson Net Worth

Matthew Henson net worth and salary: Matthew Henson is a Explorer who has a net worth of $6 Million. Matthew Henson was born in in August 8, 1866. Along with his traveling partner, Robert Peary, he became the first person to reach the North Pole in 1909.
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💰 Net worth: $6 Million (Updated at 15 March 2019)

About

Along with his traveling partner, Robert Peary, he became the first person to reach the North Pole in 1909.

Before Fame

He worked as a dishwasher in local cafes before landing a job as a cabin boy at age 12.

Trivia

Despite being the first person to reach the North Pole, he is often overshadowed by his partner's fame.

Family Life

He was raised by his uncle after his parents died. He married Lucy Ross in 1906.

Associated With

His great grandnephew worked with Bill Cosby.