Hillary & Norgay reached the Summit Of Mt. Everest on this Day In 1953.
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Today in 1953: Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay become the first to summit Mt. Everest., succeeding on their third attempt. News was transmitted through special diplomatic channels so Queen Elizabeth could be told. https://t.co/OF79X8qLhP pic.twitter.com/VWGJoXet63
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