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 Babu Chhiri

Babu Chhiri

Birth
Nepal
Death 29 Apr 2001 (aged 35)
Mount Everest, Sagarmatha, Nepal
Burial Mount Everest, Sagarmatha, Nepal
Memorial ID 22316 · View Source
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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.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 16 May 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22316
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Babu Chhiri (22 Jun 1965–29 Apr 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22316, citing Mount Everest, Mount Everest, Sagarmatha, Nepal ; Maintained by Find A Grave .