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Everest - Fatilities

No. Name S Nationality Date Exp. Location Cause S
1 Norbu   Indian Sherpa 7-Jun-22 British Below North Col Avalanche  
2 Lhakpa   Indian Sherpa 7-Jun-22 British Below North Col Avalanche  
3 Pasang   Indian Sherpa 7-Jun-22 British Below North Col Avalanche  
4 Pema   Indian Sherpa 7-Jun-22 British Below North Col Avalanche  
5 Sange   Indian Sherpa 7-Jun-22 British Below North Col Avalanche  
6 Dorje   Indian Sherpa 7-Jun-22 British Below North Col Avalanche  
7 Temba   Indian Sherpa 7-Jun-22 British Below North Col Avalanche  
8 Shamsherpun   Nepalese Gurkha 13-May-24 British Above Rongbuk Base Camp Frostbite, brain haemorrhage  
9 Manbahadur   Indian Gurkha 17-May-24 British At Rongbuk Base Camp Frostbite, pneumonia  
10 George Leigh Mallory   British 8-Jun-24 British North-east Ridge Fall  
11 Andrew Irvine   British 8-Jun-24 British North-east Ridge Disappeared  
12 Maurice Wilson   British Jun-34 Solo East Rongbuk Glacier Exhaustion  
13 Mingma Dorje   Nepalese Sherpa 31-Oct-52 Swiss Lhotse Face Falling ice  
14 Wang Ji   Tibetan May-60 Chinese Camp III, 6400 m Pulmonary edema  
15 Shou Zhi Qing (Shao Shi-ching)   Chinese May-60 Chinese Camp IV, 7050 m Heart attack  
16 Nawang Tshering   Nepalese Sherpa 28-Apr-62 Indian Lhotse Face Falling rocks  
17 John Breitenbach   American 23-Mar-63 American Icefall Falling serac  
18 Ma Gao-shu   Chinese May-66 Chinese On descent from 7790 m Fall  
19 Phu Dorje I   Nepalese Sherpa 18-Oct-69 Japanese Icefall Collapsed snow bridge  
20 Mima Norbu   Nepalese Sherpa 5-Apr-70 Japanese Icefall Avalanche  
21 Nima Dorje   Nepalese Sherpa 5-Apr-70 Japanese Icefall Avalanche  
22 Tshering Tarkey   Nepalese Sherpa 5-Apr-70 Japanese Icefall Avalanche  
23 Pasang   Nepalese Sherpa 5-Apr-70 Japanese Icefall Avalanche  
24 Kunga Norbu   Nepalese Sherpa 5-Apr-70 Japanese Icefall Avalanche  
25 Kami Tshering   Nepalese Sherpa 5-Apr-70 Japanese Icefall Avalanche  
26 Kyak Tshering   Nepalese Sherpa 9-Apr-70 Japanese Icefall Falling seracs  
27 Kiyoshi Narita   Japanese 21-Apr-70 Japanese Camp I (Icefall) Heart attack  
28 Harsh Bahuguna   Indian 18-Apr-71 International West Ridge, 6900 m Cold, exhaustion  
29 Tony Tighe   Australian 16-Nov-72 British Icefall Falling serac  
30 Jangbu   Nepalese Sherpa 12-Oct-73 Japanese South-west Face Avalanche  
31 Gérard Devouassoux   French 9-Sep-74 French West Shoulder, 6400 m Avalanche  
32 Lhakpa   Nepalese Sherpa 9-Sep-74 French West Shoulder, 6400 m Avalanche  
33 Sanu Wongal   Nepalese Sherpa 9-Sep-74 French West Shoulder, 6400 m Avalanche  
34 Pemba Dorje   Nepalese Sherpa 9-Sep-74 French West Shoulder, 6400 m Avalanche  
35 Nawang Lutuk   Nepalese Sherpa 9-Sep-74 French West Shoulder, 6400 m Avalanche  
36 Nima Wangchu   Nepalese Sherpa 9-Sep-74 French West Shoulder, 5800 m Avalanche blast  
37 Wu Zhuong Yue (Wu Tsung-yue)   Chinese 4-May-75 Chinese North-east Ridge, 8500 m Exhaustion, fall  
38 Mick Burke   British 26-Sep-75 British Near summit Disappeared  
39 Terry Thompson   British 10-Apr-76 British Western Cwm (C II) Falling in crevasse  
40 Dawa Nuru   Nepalese Sherpa 18-Apr-78 Austrian Icefall Falling in crevasse  
41 Shi Ming-ji   Chinese May-78 Chinese/Iranian E-Rongbuk Glacier, 5700 m Cerebral haemorrhage  
42 Ang Phu   Nepalese Sherpa 16-May-79 Slovenian Hornbein Couloir Fall x
43 Ray Genet   American 3-Oct-79 German South-east Ridge, 8400 m Cold, exhaustion x
44 Hannelore Schmatz (f) f German 3-Oct-79 German South-east Ridge, 8400 m Cold, exhaustion x
45 Wang Hong-bao   Chinese 12-Oct-79 Chinese/Japanese Below North Col Avalanche  
46 Lou Lan (Luo San)   Chinese 12-Oct-79 Chinese/Japanese Below North Col Avalanche  
47 Nima Thaxi (Nima Tashi)   Tibetan 12-Oct-79 Chinese/Japanese Below North Col Avalanche  
48 Akira Ube   Japanese 2-May-80 Japanese North Face, 7900 m Avalanche  
49 Nawang Kersang   Nepalese Sherpa 6-Sep-80 Italian/Nepalese Icefall Fall  
50 Mario Piana   Italian 22-Sep-80 Italian/Nepalese Lhotse Face Falling seracs  
51 Noboru Takenaka   Japanese 12-Jan-81 Japanese Western Cwm, 6900 m Fall  
52 Marty Hoey (f) f American 15-May-82 American North Face, 8000 m Fall  
53 Peter Boardman   British 17-May-82 British North-east Shoulder, 8200 m Disappeared  
54 Joe Tasker   British 17-May-82 British North-east Shoulder, 8200 m Disappeared  
55 Pasang Sona   Nepalese Sherpa 31-Aug-82 Canadian Icefall Avalanche  
56 Ang Chuldim   Nepalese Sherpa 31-Aug-82 Canadian Icefall Avalanche  
57 Dawa Dorje   Nepalese Sherpa 31-Aug-82 Canadian Icefall Avalanche  
58 Blair Griffiths   Canadian 2-Sep-82 Canadian Icefall Falling seracs  
59 Lhakpa Tshering   Nepalese Sherpa 27-Sep-82 Spanish West Ridge, 6770 m Internal haemorrhage  
60 Nima Dorje   Nepalese Sherpa 14-Oct-82 Spanish West Ridge, 8300 m Fall  
61 Yasuo Kato   Japanese 28-Dec-82 Japanese South Summit area Disappeared x
62 Toshiaki Kobayashi   Japanese 28-Dec-82 Japanese South Summit area Disappeared  
63 Pasang Temba (I)   Nepalese Sherpa 8-Oct-83 Japanese South-east Ridge, 8600 m Fall  
64 Hironobu Kamuro   Japanese 8-Oct-83 Japanese Hillary Step, 8800 m Fall x
65 Hiroshi Yoshino   Japanese 9-Oct-83 Japanese Hillary Step, 8800 m Fall x
66 Ang Rinji   Nepalese Sherpa 26-Mar-84 Indian Icefall Avalanche  
67 Tony Swierzy   British 3-Apr-84 British North Face, 6150 m Avalanche  
68 Hristo Ivanov Prodanov   Bulgarian 21-Apr-84 Bulgarian West Ridge, 8500 m Exhaustion x
69 Craig Nottle   Australian 9-Oct-84 Australian Hornbein Couloir Fall  
70 Fred From   Australian 9-Oct-84 Australian Hornbein Couloir Fall  
71 Jozef Psotka   Slovak 16-Oct-84 Slovak Lhotse Face Fall x
72 Ang Dorje I   Nepalese Sherpa 24-Oct-84 Nepalese South-east Ridge, 8400 m Fall  
73 Yogendra Thapa   Nepalese 24-Oct-84 Nepalese South-east Ridge, 8400 m Fall  
74 Juanjo Navarro   Spanish Basque 12-May-85 Spanish Basque North Ridge, 7300 m Fall  
75 Shinichi Ishii   Japanese 17-Sep-85 Japanese Below North Col Avalanche  
76 Kiran Inder Kumar   Indian 7-Oct-85 Indian South-east Ridge, 8500 m Fall  
77 Vijay Pal Singh Negi   Indian 11-Oct-85 Indian South Col Exposure  
78 Ranjeet Singh Bakshi   Indian 11-Oct-85 Indian South Col Exposure  
79 Jai Bahugana   Indian 11-Oct-85 Indian South Col Exposure  
80 M.U. Bhaskar Rao   Indian 11-Oct-85 Indian South Col Exposure  
81 Víctor Hugo Trujillo   Chilean 16-Aug-86 Chilean Below North Col Avalanche  
82 Simon Burkhardt   Swiss 28-Sep-86 Swiss Lhotse Face Avalanche  
83 Gyalu   Nepalese Sherpa 4-Oct-86 Swiss Icefall Falling seracs  
84 Dawa Norbu   Nepalese Sherpa 17-Oct-86 American Below North Col Avalanche  
85 Tsuttin Dorje   Nepalese Sherpa 30-Jan-87 South Korean South-west Face, 7700 m Fall  
86 Roger Marshall   Canadian 21-May-87 Solo Hornbein Couloir Fall  
87 Masao Yokoyama   Japanese 2-Sep-87 Japanese East Rongbuk Glacier Drowned  
88 Mangal Singh   Nepalese Tamang 20-Oct-87 British Above Rongbuk Base Camp Avalanche  
89 Hidetaka Mizukoshi   Japanese 21-Apr-88 Japanese Base Camp Heart Attack  
90 Michel Parmentier   French 20-Sep-88 International North Face, 7700 m Probably exposure  
91 Narayan Shrestha   Nepalese 21-Sep-88 Spanish West Ridge, 7200 m Avalanche  
92 Lhakpa Sonam   Nepalese Sherpa 13-Oct-88 French South-east Ridge, 8200 m Fall x
93 Pasang Temba (II)   Nepalese Sherpa 13-Oct-88 French South-east Ridge, 8200 m Fall x
94 Dušan Becik   Slovak 17-Oct-88 Slovak South-east Ridge Disappeared  
95 Peter Božík   Slovak 17-Oct-88 Slovak South-east Ridge Disappeared  
96 Jaroslav Jasko   Slovak 17-Oct-88 Slovak South-east Ridge Disappeared  
97 Jozef Just   Slovak 17-Oct-88 Slovak South-east Ridge Disappeared x
98 Ang Lhakpa Dorje   Nepalese Sherpa 23-Dec-88 Belgian South Col Cerebral thrombosis  
99 Dimitar Ilijevski   Macedonian 10-May-89 Macedonian South-east Ridge Fall x
100 Phu Dorje III   Nepalese Sherpa 16-May-89 American South-east Ridge Fall x
101 Miroslaw Dasal   Polish 27-May-89 Polish Lho La area Avalanche  
102 Miroslaw Gardzielewski   Polish 27-May-89 Polish Lho La area Avalanche  
103 Waclaw Otreba   Polish 27-May-89 Polish Lho La area Avalanche  
104 Zygmunt Heinrich   Polish 27-May-89 Polish Lho La area Avalanche  
105 Eugeniusz Chrobak   Polish 28-May-89 Polish Lho La area Avalanche wounds x
106 Ang Pinjo   Nepalese Sherpa 12-Dec-89 South Korean Western Cwm Altitude sickness  
107 Rafael Gómez-Menor   Spanish 12-Sep-90 Spanish Below North Col Avalanche  
108 Ang Sona   Nepalese Sherpa 12-Sep-90 Spanish Below North Col Avalanche  
109 Badrinath Ghising   Nepalese 12-Sep-90 Spanish Below North Col Avalanche  
110 Ham Sang-Hun   South Korean 7-Oct-90 South Korean South-east Ridge Fall  
111 Rüdiger Lang   German 3-May-91 Austrian North-north-east Facet, 7850 m Exposure  
112 Junichi Futagami   Japanese 27-May-91 Japanese North-east Ridge, 8700 m Fall x
113 Deepak Kulkarni   Indian 2-May-92 Indian Below South Col Exposure  
114 Raymond Jacob   Indian 2-May-92 Indian Below South Col Exposure  
115 Subba Singh   Nepalese Tamang 11-May-92 Spanish Base Camp Heart Attack  
116 Sher Singh   Indian 22-May-92 Indian Icefall Fall  
117 Manabu Hoshi   Japanese 23-May-92 Japanese North-east Ridge, 8350 m Disappeared  
118 Ang Tshering   Nepalese Sherpa 15-Jan-93 Spanish Western Cwm Fall in crevasse  
119 Pasang Lhamu (f) f Nepalese Sherpani 23-Apr-93 Nepalese South-east Ridge, 8750 m Exposure x
120 Sonam Tshering   Nepalese Sherpa 23-Apr-93 Nepalese South-east Ridge Probably fall x
121 Lobsang Tshering Bhutia   Indian 10-May-93 Indian South-east Ridge Fall x
122 Nam Won-Woo   South Korean 16-May-93 South Korean South-west Face, 8450 m Fall  
123 An Jin-Seob   South Korean 17-May-93 South Korean South-west Face, foot Fall x
124 Karl Henize   American 5-Oct-93 British Rongbuk ABC, 6400 m Cerebral oedema  
125 Antonio Miranda   Spanish Basque 7-Oct-93 Spanish Basque South-east Ridge, 8100 m Fall  
126 Prem Thapa   Nepalese 6-Apr-94 German Rongbuk BC Oedema (Stroke)  
127 Shih Fang-Fang   Taiwanese 9-May-94 Taiwanese West Ridge to North-east Ridge Disappeared x
128 Giuseppe Vigani   Italian 18-May-94 Italian North Face Fall  
129 Mike Rheinberger   Australian 27-May-94 International North-east Ridge, 8500 m Cerebral oedema and fall x
130 Mingma Norbu   Nepalese Sherpa 12-Sep-94 Norwegian North Col route Avalanche  
131 Kami Rita   Nepalese Sherpa 6-May-95 American South-east Ridge Fall  
132 Lhakpa Nuru I   Nepalese Sherpa 10-Sep-95 South Korean North-east Ridge, 6900 m Avalanche  
133 Zangbu   Nepalese Sherpa 14-Oct-95 South Korean Descending the Great Couloir Fall x
134 Chen Yu-Nan ??   Taiwanese 9-May-96 Taiwanese Lhotse Face Fall  
135 Doug Hansen   American 11-May-96 New Zealand South Summit Col Exhaustion, exposure x
136 Andrew Harris   New Zealander 11-May-96 New Zealand South-east Ridge, 8800 m Disappeared x
137 Yasuko Namba (f) f Japanese 11-May-96 New Zealand South Col area Exhaustion x
138 Scott Fischer   American 11-May-96 American South-east Ridge, 8400 m Exhaustion,exposure x
139 Rob Hall   New Zealander 11-May-96 New Zealand Near South Summit Exhaustion,exposure x
140 Dorje Morup   Indian 11-May-96 Indian Near First or Second Step Exhaustion,exposure ? x
141 Tsewang Paljor   Indian 11-May-96 Indian Near First or Second Step Exhaustion,exposure ? x
142 Tsewang Smanla   Indian 11-May-96 Indian Near First or Second Step Exhaustion,exposure ? x
143 Reinhard Wlasich   Austrian 19-May-96 Austrian North Face, Great Couloir, 8300 m Altitude sickness  
144 Bruce Herrod   British 25-May-96 South African/British South-east Ridge, Hillary Step Rope accident x
145 Nawang Dorje   Nepalese Sherpa 6-Jun-96 American Camp II Comatose on 23 Apr 1996, died in hospital
146 Yves Bouchon   French 21-Sep-96 French/Belgian/Swiss Lhotse Face, 7400 m Avalanche  
147 Lobsang Jangbu   Nepalese Sherpa 21-Sep-96 Japanese Lhotse Face, 7400 m Avalanche  
148 Dawa   Nepalese Sherpa 21-Sep-96 South Korean Lhotse Face, 7400 m Avalanche  
149 Malcolm Duff   British (Scot) 23-Apr-97 British Base Camp Heart Attack  
150 Nima Rinzi   Nepalese Sherpa 6-May-97 Malaysian Lhotse Face Fall  
151 Aleksandr Torochin   Russian 7-May-97 Russian North-east Ridge Fall  
152 Ivan Plotnikov   Russian 7-May-97 Russian North-east Ridge Sickness ? x
153 Nikolai Shevtchenko   Russian 7-May-97 Russian North-east Ridge Sickness ? x
154 Mingma   Nepalese Tamang 7-May-97 South Korean North-east Ridge Fall  
155 Peter Kowalzik   German 8-May-97 Polish North-east Ridge Disappeared  
156 Tenzing Nuru   Nepalese Sherpa 25-May-97 American South-east Ridge Disappeared  
157 Choi Byong-Soo   South Korean 8-Sep-97 South Korean North Col Flank Avalanche  
158 Sergei Arsentiev   Russian 23-May-98 Russian/French North-east Ridge Sickness and fall ? x
159 Francys Arsentiev (f) f American 24-May-98 Russian/French North-east Ridge Exhaustion x
160 Mark Jennings   British 25-May-98 British North-east Ridge Exhaustion ? x
161 Roger Buick   New Zealander 26-May-98 New Zealand North-east Ridge Cold, exhaustion  
162 Vasili Kopytko   Ukrainian 8-May-99 Ukrainian North-east Ridge Disappeared x
163 Michael Matthews   British 13-May-99 International South-east Ridge Disappeared x
164 Tadeusz Kudelski   Polish 18-May-99 Polish International North-east Ridge Disappeared x
165 Pascal Debrouwer   Belgian 18-May-99 Belgian International North-east Ridge Fall x
166 Jeppe Stoltz   Danish 20-May-00 Danish North-east Ridge Fall  
167 Yan Gen-hua   Chinese 21-May-00 Chinese North-east Ridge Fall x
168 Babu Chiri   Nepalese Sherpa 29-Apr-01 Nepalese Western Cwm, 6200 m Fall in crevasse  
169 Peter Ganner   Austrian 23-May-01 Austrian South-east Ridge, 8500 m Fall  
170 Mark Auricht   Australian 24-May-01 Australian North-east Ridge Illness, maybe a stroke  
171 Aleksei Nikiforov   Russian 24-May-01 Russian North-east Ridge Illness, maybe altitude sickness  
172 Sándor Gárdos   Hungarian 17-Oct-01 Hungarian North-east Ridge, 7800 m Fall  
173 Peter Legate   British 30-Apr-02 British International Below Camp III Fall in crevasse  
174 Zoran Miletic   Yugoslavian ?19 May 2002 Russian International North-east Ridge, 7800 m Exact cause and date unknown  
175 Marco Siffredi   French 8-Sep-02 International Hornbein Couloir Fall x
176 Bhim Bahadur Gurung   Nepal May 27 -03 Indo-Nepal Icefall, 5900m Crevasse fall  
177 Jan Krzysztof Liszewski   Polish May 25 -03 Independent North-east Ridge, 7900m Fall  
178 Arnaud Saulnier   France May 8 -03 French South-East Ridge, 5500m Sickness in tent  
179 Karma Gyalzen Sherpa   Nepal May 24 -03 International South-East Ridge, 6000m AMS  
180 Joon-Ho Baek   S Korea May 18 -04 S Korean North-east Ridge, 8500m Exposure x
181 Min Jang   S Korea May 18 -04 S Korean North-east Ridge, 8500m Exposure x
182 Mu-Taek Park   S Korea May 18 -04 S Korean North-east Ridge, 8500m Exposure x
183 Nils Antezana   USA May 18 -04 International South-east Ridge, 8600m Exposure x
184 Hristo Ganchev Hristov   Bulgaria May 20-04 Bulgarian North-east Ridge, 8600m Exposure x
185 Shoko Ota   Japan May 20-04 Japanese North-east Ridge, 8600m Exposure x
186 Mariana Prodanova Maslarova f Bulgaria May 23 -04 Bulgarian North-east Ridge, 8700m Exposure x
187 Sean Egan   Canada Apr 28 -05   South-east Ridge, 4600m    
188 Michael Corey O'Brien   USA May2 05   Icefall South, 5800m Crevasse fall  
189 Marko Lihteneker   Slovenia May 21-05   North-east Ridge, 8600m Exposure x
190 Sirigereshiva Shankarappa Chaitanya   India May 30-05 India North-east Ridge, 8700m  Exposure  
191 Dieter Kramer   Germany Jun 4 - 05   North-east Ridge, 8000m    
192 Robert William Milne   UK Jun 5 - 05   South-east Ridge, 8400m Heart attack  
193 "Sherpa"     Apr 7 -06 American North-east Ridge, 5500m Altitude  
194 Ang Phinjo Sherpa    Nepal Apr 21 -06 American Icefall South, 5900m Avalanche  
195 Lhakpa Tseri    Nepal Apr 21 -06 American Icefall South, 5900m Avalanche  
196 Dawa Temba    Nepal Apr 21 -06 American Icefall South, 5900m Avalanche  
197 Jacques-Hugues Letrange   France May 06?   North-East Ridge Exhaustion x
198 Srikrishna   India May 14 -06 Indian North-East ridge, 8600m Fall  
199 David Sharp   UK May 15 - 06 International North-east Ridge, 8400m Exposure x
200 Tomas Olsson   Sweden May 16 -06 International Norton Couloir, 8700m Fall x
201 Vitor Negrete   Brazil May 18-06 International North-east ridge, 8200m Exposure  
202 Igor Plyushkin   Russia May 22 - 06 International North-east ridge, 7800m Altitude sickness x
203 Thomas Weber   Germany May 25 -06 International North-east ridge, 8700m Altitude Sickness  
204 Yoshitomi Okura   Japanese May 16 -07   North-east ridge    
205 Maurizio Pierangelo   Italy May 17 -07 Italian North-east ridge, high up Disappeared  
206 Oh Hee-joon   South Korean May 17 -07 South Korean SW face    
207 Lee Hyun-jo   South Korean May 17 -07 South Korean SW face    
208 ?   czech May 17 -07   North-east ridge