Tenzing Norgay Biography, Birthday, Awards and Family

29/05/1914   -   09/05/1986

Tenzing Norgay was a Nepalese Indian mountaineer who was one of the first two individuals to set foot on the summit of Mount Everest.

Tenzing Norgay Biography, Facts and Family

  • Famous: Nepalese Mountaineers
  • Died At Age: 71
  • Sun Sign: Gemini
  • Also Known As: Namgyal Wangdi, Sherpa Tenzing, Tenzing Norkey
  • Born In: Khumbu
  • Famous As: Mountaineer
  • Spouse/Ex-: Ang Lahmu, Dakku Norgay, Dawa Phuti
  • Father: Ghang La Mingma
  • Mother: Dokmo Kinzom
  • Children:
    1. Deki Tenzing Norgay
    2. Dhamey Tenzing Norgay
    3. Jamling Tenzing Norgay
    4. Nima Dorje Norgay
    5. Nima Norgay
    6. Norbu Tenzing Norgay
    7. Pem Pem Norgay
  • Died On: May 9, 1986
  • Place Of Death: Darjeeling
  • Founder/Co-Founder: Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Himalayan Trust
  • Bio: Tenzing Norgay Was A Nepalese Indian Mountaineer Who Was One Of The First Two Individuals To Set Foot On The Summit Of Mount Everest.