- Vil·hjal·mur [vil-hyoul-mer] /ˈvɪlˌhyaʊl mər/, 1879–1962, U.S. arctic explorer and author, born in Canada.
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Stefansson rode in comfort to the campus, while President Merrifield, it is said, walked.North Dakota
Far in the north Stefansson found fair-haired, blue-eyed Eskimos.The Red Man's Continent
Stefansson did not live on a meat diet, but on a diet consisting of one-fifth protein and four-fifths fat (caloric intake).
The packers' much heralded Stefansson stunt of living a year on an exclusive meat diet was a discreditable fake.
- Vilhjalmur (ˈvɪlˌhjaʊmɛr). 1879–1962, Canadian explorer, noted for his books on the Inuit