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Who discovered Samoa?

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Who discovered Samoa?

Samoa:

Samoa, which was called Western Samoa until 1997, is an island country located in the South Pacific Ocean. In 2016, it was home to just under 196,000 people.

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The first European explorer who is known to have seen Samoa was Jacob Roggeveen in 1722. Rogeveen is also credited with discovering Easter Island,...

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Samoa Lesson for Kids: Facts & History
Samoa Lesson for Kids: Facts & History

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