Marco Polo was born in Venice, Italy and born in 1254.
Marco Polo died January 8 1324 in Venice Italy.
In Marco Polos child hood lived with his aunt and uncle because his mom died and his dad was away.
Marco polo traveled through Asia and China.
Marco Polo left home in 1271 and returned in 1295 so traveled for 24 years.
Marco wrote a book about his travels it was called the travels of Marco Polo.
He got put under arrest because of a war between Venice and Genoa he spent a few months in jail.