Sir Edmund Hillary

In another tragedy for the climbing community, Sir Edmund Hillary, who together with Tenzing Norgay was the first person to stand on top Mount Everest, died of a heart attack. In addition to being one of the greatest adventurers of our time, Hillary was also a great humanitarian. He helped raise funds to help Nepalese communities and used the proceeds to build schools and hospitals there.

If you enjoyed this article, please consider sharing it!
Icon Icon Icon

Related Posts