Sungdare Sherpa was born in 1956 in Thame village, Solu-Khumbu, Nepal. He is known for reaching the top of Mount Everest in 1976. From then until 1988 he submitted Mount Everest five times. Nepal awarded him the honours of Gorkha Dakshinbabu First and Trishakti Patta First. He passed away in 1989.
Nepal 1993, Sungdare Sherpa.
Mt. Everest in the background.