Alexander Selkirk  

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Alexander Selkirk, born Alexander Selcraig, (167613 December 1721) was a Scottish sailor who spent four years as a castaway on an uninhabited island; it is probable that his travails provided the inspiration for Defoe's Robinson Crusoe.

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