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Sir Edmund Hillary, First Man to Conquer Mount Everest, Dies at 88

Discussion in 'Lounge' started by Celtkin, Jan 10, 2008.

  1. Celtkin

    Celtkin <B>Webmaster</b> Luxury Box

    Nov 22, 2007
    46.73° N, 117.00° W

    One of the last true pioneers
  2. Samphin

    Samphin Κακό σκυλί ψόφο δεν έχει

    A guy I work with climbed Everest. Of course, he wasn't first, but he reminds me about it dang near daily. To the point that I wish he had FALLEN off of Everest.

    Having said that, this is somewhat sad news I suppose. He lived to a nice old age and will forever be immortal, so I would say it was a good life for the man.

    R.I.P. Edmund
  3. azfinfanmang

    azfinfanmang Premium Member Luxury Box

    Nov 23, 2007
    Wow, that is definately the end of an era...

    R I P...S E H

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