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  1. 1. David Livingstone Born 19 march 1813 Died 1may 1873 He explored for 31 years By Liam Wilkie and Jacob Walker
  2. 2. Why is it important to study Dr Livingstone?It’s important to study Dr Livingstone because he helped stop the spread of diseases in Africa. He also saved them from slavery. A missionary is a person who goes to another country to spread his religion.
  3. 3. why did he become a missionary?• Since he was 10 years old he wanted to follow the footsteps of his stepfather and become a missionary• In 1836 he did become a missionary/ explorer• Dr Livingstone went to Africa in 1856 to spread his religion.
  4. 4. His discoveriesDr Livingstone made many discoveries suchas Lake Ngami on the first of August 1849. On November 15 he reached the spectacular falls on the Zambezi river.
  5. 5. How did he survive in the jungle? He was able to survive in the jungle so well because he was a doctor so if he got sick or injured he new what to do.He also had all the good equipment.