On the following morning Hillary discovered that his boots had frozen solid outside the tent.
In September 2013 the Government of Nepal proposed naming a 7,681 metres 25,200 ft mountain in Nepal in his honour.
The remainder went to a Nepalese monastery near Everest; a plan to scatter them on the summit was cancelled in 2010.
Dictionary of New Zealand Biography.
Arms Coat of arms of Edmund Hillary Crest A kiwi Azure grasping in the dexter foot an ice axe bendwise Or.
Hillary thus became the first man to stand at both poles and on the summit of Everest.
Anyone who uses these drugs should check with a doctor before increasing their intake of foods that contain vitamin K.
He was also awarded the in 1958 for his part in the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition, the class of commander of the Order of Sports Merit of in about 1960, the of the in 1953 and the Coronation Medal in 1975.