French adventurer, 75, found dead on solo rowing crossing of Atlantic


Jean-Jacques Savin, 75, a former French paratrooper who in 2019 successfully crossed the Atlantic in a capsule driven only by sea currents, has been found dead off the Azores just three weeks into his new attempt to cross the ocean in a rowing boat.

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A 75-year-old Frenchman who was trying to row across the Atlantic Ocean has been found dead at sea, reports BBC News.