Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay climb Everest - 1953 archive video
How early technology helped Sir Edmund Hillary conquer Everest
Edmund Hillary Fellowship's 2nd Birthday
Edmund Hillary's son speaks of father's Everest feat
Hillary Returns (1953)
Sir Edmund Percival Hillary OSN was a New Zealand mountaineer, explorer, and philanthropist. On 29 May 1953, Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers confirmed to have reached the summit of Mount Everest. They were part of the ninth British expedition to Everest, led by John Hunt.