First Everest Climbers

Here is a list of the firsts to conquer Mt. Everest:

Feature Name Date
First persons Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay 29 May 1953
First woman Junko Tabei 16 May 1975
First person to summit twice Nawang Gombu 1963 and 1965
First woman to summit twice Santosh Yadav 1992 and 1993
Oldest person Yuichiro Muira (80 years 224 days) 23 May 2013
Oldest woman Tamae Watanbe (73 years 180 days) 19 May 2012
Youngest person Jordan Romera (13 years 10 months 10 days) 19 May 2012
Youngest female Malavath Purna (13 years 11 mths) 25 May 2014
First Indian woman Bachendri Pal 23 May 1984
First twins Tashi and Nungshi Malik 19 May 2013
First Indian without oxygen Phu Dorjee 09 May 1984
First female amputee Arunima Sinha 21 May 2013
Most number of times Apa Sherpa (21 times)
Phurba Tashi Sherpa (21 times)
11 May 2011
24 May 2013
First blind person Erik Weihenmayer 25 May 2001

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