Karl G. Henize

Karl G. Henize

Birth
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Death 5 Oct 1993 (aged 66)
Mount Everest, Solukhumbu District, Sagarmatha, Nepal
Burial Mount Everest, Solukhumbu District, Sagarmatha, Nepal
Memorial ID 8706092 · View Source
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American Astronaut. A crewmember aboard the Space Shuttle "Challenger", he served on the mission that lasted from July 29, 1985, to August 6, 1985. He died of a heart attack while attempting to climb Mount Everest, and was buried on Changste Glacier on Mount Everest.


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  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 30 Apr 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8706092
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Karl G. Henize (16 Oct 1926–5 Oct 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8706092, citing Mount Everest, Mount Everest, Solukhumbu District, Sagarmatha, Nepal ; Maintained by Find A Grave .