BirthdayMay 15, 1914
BirthplaceSolo Khumbu, Nepal

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Tenzing Norgay

    Full name: Tenzing Norgay
    Also known as: Tenzing Norgay, Norgay, Tenzing
    Professions: Nepalese mountain climber
    Nationality: Nepalese, Indian
    Occupation: Mountaineer, Tour guide, Seducer

  2. Tenzing Norgay Death information

    Died: Friday, 9th of May, 1986 (Age: 71)

  3. Tenzing Norgay Biography

    Tenzing Norgay OSN GM (/ˈtɛnsɪŋ ˈnɔrɡeɪ/; 29 May 1914 – 9 May 1986), born Namgyal Wangdi and often referred to as Sherpa Tenzing, was an Indian and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer. Among the most famous mountain climbers in history, he was one of the first two individuals known to reach the summit of Mount Everest, which he accomplished with Edmund Hillary on 29 May 1953. TIME named him one of the 100 most influential people of the 20th century.

  4. Tenzing Norgay Family

    Spouse: Dawa Phuti, Ang Lahmu, Dakku
    Childrens: Pem Pem, Nima, Jamling and Norbu, Nima Dorje, Pem Pem, Nima, Jamling, Norbu, Deki and Dhamey, Nima Dorje, Pem Pem, Nima, Jamling, Norbu, Deki and Dhamey

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