Climbs in 1953

  • First ascent of Everest (8848m)

    southeast ridge

    29 May 1953

    Climbed by Edmund Hillary , Tenzing Norgay

    Himalaya mountains, Nepal
  • First ascent of Nanga Parbat (8126m)

    Rakhiot Flank - East Ridge

    3 July 1953

    Climbed by Hermann Buhl

    Himalaya mountains, Pakistan