What's In a Name?

Mungo Park From LIFE.com "Scottish explorer Mungo Park (1771-1806), who explored the Niger River in Africa, on horseback encountering lion in jungle."From wikipedia

Mungo Park (11 September 1771 – 1806) was a Scottish explorer of the African continent. He was credited as being the first Westerner to encounter the Niger River.

Mungo Park can be said to have accomplished a number of incredible feats in his lifetime, but none so great as carrying the name Mungo Park.