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Maxime Chaya

Maxime Edgard Chaya (born December 16, 1961) is a sportsman, explorer, and mountaineer from Lebanon.

e became the first Lebanese to climb Mount Everest on May 15, 2006, completing the Seven Summits challenge. He also became the first Middle Eastern to reach the South Pole in December 28, 2007, the first Arab to reach the North pole on April 25, 2009, and the 17th person in history to complete the Three Poles Challenge. 

 

mountainstamp.com Everest stamp 2008 Maxima Chaya Fiscal

Lebanon 2008, fiscal-stamp, Maxima Chaya on top of Mount Everest. 

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(back to Mt. Everest, Maxime Chaya miniaturesheet 2008)

 

 

 

 

 

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