|Birth: ||Jun. 22, 1965, Nepal|
|Death: ||Apr. 29, 2001|
Sherpa. He had climbed Mt. Everest successfully 10 times setting a record for the fastest assent. While most climbers take 2-3 days to reach the 29,035-foot summit, Babu reached the top in 15 hours and 56 minutes. In addition, he remained on the summit for 21 hours without the aid of bottled oxygen.
Cause of death: Fell while climbing Mt. Everest.
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 16, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 22316
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