Tenzing Norgay Sherpa | Biography, Age, Height, Education, Facts, Family, Trainer, Bus Terminus, NetFlix Movie | Nepalese Mountaineer

Tenzing Norgay Sherpa biography

About Tenzing Norgay Sherpa

Tenzing Norgay Sherpa was a Nepalese mountaineer. Norgay and Edmund Hillary were the first two-person reached the 29,035-foot summit of Everest on May 29, 1953, and becoming the first people to stand atop the world’s highest mountain. Norgay was born on 29 May 1914, at Khumbu, Solukhumbu District, Nepal. he was about 5 feet and 6 inches tall in height. he was died at the age of 71 years on 9 May 1986 due to an intracranial bleed that occurs within the brain tissue or ventricles.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

NameTenzing Norgay Sherpa
ProfessionNepalese mountaineer
Date of birth29 May 1914
Birth PlaceKhumbu, Solukhumbu District, Nepal
Date of death9 May 1986 (aged 71)
Height5 feet and 6 inches
wivesDawa Phuti, Ang Lahmu, & Dakku
ChildrenNima Dorje, Pem Pem, Nima, Jamling, Norbu, Deki and Dhamey
SonsJamling Tenzing Norgay, Dhamey Tenzing Norgay, Norbu Tenzing Norgay, Nima Dorje
FatherGhang La Mingma
MotherDokmo Kinzom
Trainer/SupporterEric Earle Shipton & Charles John Morris

Tenzing Norgay Sherpa Family & Education

Tenzing Norgay Sherpa’s father’s name was Ghang La Mingma and his mother’s name was Dokmo Kinzom. Norgay belongs to the Buddhist religion. his parents originally formed Tibet. he had spent his childhood days in Kharta, Tibet, and he grew up and raised in Theme. Nepal’s sherpa village.

Tenzing Norgay had three wives named “Dawa Phuti, Ang Lahmu, and Dakka. they all are already dead. Norgay’s children’s name is “Nima Dorje, Pem Pem, Nima, Jamling, Norbu, Deki, and Dhamey”. in which Jamling, Dhamey, Norbu, and Nima Dorje are his sons.

He started portering jobs at the age of 19 years old. he had never enrolled in any kind of educational institution. instead, once he was sent to study Tengboche Monastery to become a professional monk. but in the middle of the year, he left and departed from there.

he had never taken training from any organization, institute, and people. he learned by himself struggling with his daily life. however, Eric Earle Shipton & Charles John Morris had played a vital role.

Tenzing Norgay Sherpa Bus Terminus

In the remembrance of Tenzing Norgay, Bus Terminus has been made. The Tenzing Norgay Central Bus Terminus is the most important bus terminal in North Bengal. It is located on Hill Cart Road, Siliguri, District Darjeeling, adjacent to the Siliguri Junction railway station.

NetFlix Tenzing Norgay Sherpa movie

An Internationally popular and respected Video streaming site named “NetFlix” is looking for lead Nepali actor for an upcoming film based on the life of Tenzing Norgay Sherpa.

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