1872 – Born on the 15th of January in Ringkjobing County on the west coast of the Jutland peninsula in west Denmark.
1902-1904 – He formed the Danish Literary expedition.
1906-1908 – Mylius-Erichsen undertook and carried out the task of exploring and charting the entire coastline of unknown northeast Greenland.
– Mylius-Erichsen’s own exploration disclosed the nonexistence of Peary’s Channel, and thus established the continuity of Greenland.
1907 – Mylius-Erichsen died of starvation, exhaustion, and cold on the 25th of November.