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Which European discovered New Zealand in 1642?

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Which European discovered New Zealand in 1642?
posted Feb 1, 2020 by Rajni

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Abel Tasman
In the same year, Tasman also made landfall in Tasmania, Australia, and claimed possession of the island; the first European recorded as having visited Australia was Willem Janszoon in 1606.

answer Feb 2, 2020 by Riteshwar
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