Monday, January 21, 2008

Rest in peace, Edmund Hillary

Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary were the first human beings to reach the top of Mount Everest. Hillary was laid to rest today in his native New Zealand. AP story here. BBC story here.

Tenzing Norgay died in 1986.

1 comment:

Doorman-Priest said...

I love it when brave people do things I wouldn't dare.